A Mt. Vernon woman was seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash at 6:13 p.m. on Sunday on Highway 76 about five miles east of Cassville.
According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, the crash occurred when the driver of a 2008 Ford F 150, driven by Knowland K. Burbridge, 47, of Cassville, crossed the center line and struck a 2010 Pontiac G6, driven y Lisa J. Fare, 40, of Mt. Vernon, head-on.
Fare was taken to Cox Hospital South in Springfield for treatment of serious injuries. A passenger in the vehicle, Easton N. Fare, 8, of Mt. Vernon, was taken to Cox Hospital South in Springfield with minor injuries.
All parties involved were wearing seat belts.
* Two Green Forest, Ark., residents were injured in a single-vehicle crash at 8 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 23 on Highway 86 about two miles east of Golden. The crash occurred when the driver of a 1996 Chevrolet Lumina, Alexander A. Jackson, 22, of Green Forest, Ark., ran off the roadway, struck a ditch and overturned. Jackson and a passenger in the vehicle, Kendra A. Jackson, 25, were taken to Mercy Hospital in Berryville, Ark., with minor injuries.
* Garrett L. Brixey, 21, of Marshfield, was injured in a single-vehicle crash at 4:30 a.m. on Sunday, Dec. 22, on Highway 14 about four miles north of Marionville. The crash occurred Brixey, driving a 1997 GMC Sierra, failed to negotiate a corner and ran off the road, striking a culvert and a road sign. Brixey was taken to Mercy Hospital in Aurora for treatment of minor injuries. It is not known if Brixey was wearing a seat belt.