Vehicle VS Tractor Crash Near Hurdland

Two people were injured in a vehicle vs tractor crash in Knox County. The crash between a John Deere tractor and a 4-door sedan happened in Knox County, on State Route O just south of the Highway 6 junction at approximately 4:30 p.m yesterday. Both drivers were taken by ambulance to the Northeast Regional Hospital in Kirksville, and State Route O was closed in both directions for approximately one hour following the crash. The Knox County Sheriff’s Office, Knox County Ambulance District, Knox County Rescue Squad, Hurdland Volunteer Fire Department and Missouri State Highway Patrol responded to the crash.