Two Accidents in NEMO on Saturday Result in Injuries

A couple of accidents in Northeast Missouri over the weekend resulted in injuries. An accident in Monroe County on Saturday just after noon resulted in one person having moderate injuries. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol’s crash report. the incident happened three miles south of Paris on Highway 15. A pickup was stopped to turn into a private driveway when another pickup, driven by 35-year-old Caleb Marquettte, struck the first pickup. Marquette was transported by ambulance to a hospital.

A crash in Macon County on Saturday morning left the driver with minor injuries. A vehicle driven by 38-year-old Jason Farris, of Marceline, was traveling on Highway C at Hertz road, four miles south of Bevier, when he drove off the right side of the roadway, struck the ditch, and overturned, coming to a rest on the passenger side.