LOCAL NEWS

November 30, 2016 Single vehicle accident

One person injured as a result of a single
vehicle accident 2.5 miles north of Columbia
on Greensburg Road. According to a witness,
a 2004 Ford Explorer being operated by Judy
Richards of Columbia was traveling north on
Greensburg Road when she lost control of her
vehicle and overturned numerous times.
Richards was trapped in the vehicle for several
minutes and was extricated by Sheriff Harrison
Moss. Richards was treated on scene by Adair
County EMS and transported to T J of Columbia
for further treatment. Impaired driving is believed
to be a factor and Richards was charged with
operating a motor vehicle under the influence of
alcohol/drugs 1st offense and failure to maintain
vehicle insurance.

Deputy Aaron Rainwater is investigating the collision.

 

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