Palmyra Collision Injures Four
(Marion County, Mo)—Two vehicles collide on Highway 61, 2 miles south of Palmyra, resulting in four injuries. Missouri State Troopers say 70 year-old Kenneth Williams of Monticello was crossing the southbound lanes of U.S. 61 from Route F at 2:15 p.m. Friday, when he drove into the path of a Jeep driven by 51 year-old Kenneth Kuker of Watford, North Dakota. The impact caused the Kuker Jeep to overturn.
Kenneth Williams suffered minor injuries. His passenger, Wanda Williams sustained moderate injuries. Kuker and a passenger, Shelly Kuker, had minor injuries. All were taken to Hannibal Regional Hospital by ambulance.
The Highway Patrol report says all occupants were wearing seat belts. Both vehicles are totaled.