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Monday, October 10, 2011

A Berryville, Ark., woman was injured in a single-vhicle crash on Sunday.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the wreck occurred at 3:30 p.m. on Highway H in Golden when the driver of a 2003 Mercedes ML320, Susan J. Bohannon, 60, of Berryville, Ark., failed to stop at a T-intersection and struck a fence.

Bohannon was airlifted to St. John's Hospital in Springfield with moderate injuries. She was wearing a seat belt.

Other crashes

* A Lamar woman was injured in a motorcycle wreck that occurred Sunday on Highway 39 three miles north of Mt. Vernon. The wreck took place at 4:11 p.m. when the driver of a 2007 Suzuki motorcycle, Rhonda J. Hackathorne, 55, of Lamar, ran off the roadway and struck a fence. Hackathorne was taken by ambulance to St. John's Hospital in Springfield with moderate injuries.

* A Pierce City resident was injured in a two-vehicle crash that took place at 9:45 a.m. on Saturday. The wreck occurred on Highway 37 two-10ths of a mile west of Monett when the driver of a 1995 Ford Aerostar, Clarence Nelson, 58, of Pierce City, stopped to make a left turn into a driveway and was struck from behind by a 2002 Chrysler Town and Country, driven by Jeannette A. Lowe, 58, of Pierce City. A passenger in the Nelson vehicle, Leann Burke, 45, of Pierce City, was injured in the wreck. She was taken by ambulance to Cox Monett Hospital with minor injuries. All parties involved in the incident were wearing seat belts.

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