Wet Roads Cause Head-On Crash in Lewis County

A Kirksville resident was involved in a head-on crash in Lewis County. Missouri State Highway Patrol reported the crash happened on Route 6 at Tolona, just before 4PM on Tuesday. According to the crash report, a vehicle driven by 18-year-old Natalie F. Halma, of Kirksville, hydroplaned, causing it to travel into the path of another vehicle. Halma’s vehicle struck the vehicle, driven by 37-year-old Jeffrey C. Smith, of Lewistown, head-on. Both Smith and Halma were taken to a hospital. Smith had moderate injuries, while Halma had minor injuries.