An Eagle Rock man received serious injuries in a one-vehicle crash at 6:30 p.m. on Jan. 19, four miles north of Eagle Rock on Highway 86. Timothy Lenser, 52, ran off the right side of the road in a 1998 Ford pickup and struck a tree. He was transported to Cox South Hospital in Springfield. He was not wearing a seat belt.
* A female suffered moderate injures in a two-vehicle crash at 5:20 p.m. on Jan. 19, two miles north of Washburn on Highway 37. A white Ford Ranger passed the 1998 Chevrolet Cavalier on the right side, driven by Rhonda Hendrix, 38, of Washburn. The Ford Ranger struck the Cavalier causing it to loose control leaving the roadway. Hendrix was transported to Mercy Hospital in Cassville. She was wearing a seat belt. The driver of the Ford Ranger left the scene.
* A Springfield man was hurt in a single vehicle crash on Jan. 17, two miles east of Mt. Vernon. Oliver Blount, 29, was a passenger in an eastbound 2007 Dodge Caliber that struck a bridge. Blount received minor injuries and was taken to Mercy Hospital in Springfield for treatment. Blount was wearing a safety belt. The driver of the vehicle was not located or identified.