JASPER COUNTY, Mo. — Sunday afternoon at 2:15 p.m. Jasper County Emergency Communications were alerted to reports of a crash near MO-171 and Ivy Road, North Carl Junction, Missouri. Described as a pickup that left the roadway, overturned and took down a utility pole.
Carl Junction Fire Department, Missouri State Highway Patrol, METS ambulance responded. Carl Junction Police Dept were requested for traffic control.
The sole occupant of the 2003 Chevrolet 1500, 22-yo male, Cayden Presley, suffered moderate injuries and was transported to Freeman West for treatment. He was wearing his seat belt.
”Crash occurred as [Chevy] lost control, ran off the right side of the road and struck a utility pole.” — Tpr. J. Drum of Jasper County zone, Troop D, Missouri State Highway Patrol
Liberty Utilities responded to replace a pole. A local outage only affected a few residents near the intersection. Click here then save our news tab as a bookmark on your phone or digital device.