Macon Poilce Officer Serioulsy Injured in Crash

A Macon police officer was injured in a crash. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol report, 23-year-old Officer Dylan Wertz, was southbound on Highway 63, Sunday at 5:30PM, when the police department vehicle hydroplaned. The SUV ran off the right side of the roadway and struck a tree. Wertz was transported by Macon County Ambulance to University Hospital with serious injuries, and is recovering.