Hannibal Man Dies, Pittsfield Woman Hurt in Carroll County Crash
A Hannibal man is dead and a Pittsfield woman is hurt in a four-vehicle chain reaction crash in a construction zone in Carroll County in western Missouri at 2:54 p.m. Friday.
The Highway Patrol reports 57 year old Bradley Griggs of Hannibal was southbound on U.S. 24 at Missouri Highway 10 and failed to slow for traffic in a construction zone.
Griggs’ pickup struck a car driven by Candice Smothers of Pittsfield. The Smothers car struck a truck driven by a Norborne, Missouri man, which in turn struck an SUV driven by a Warrensburg man.
Griggs was pronounced dead at the scene. Smothers was taken to Carroll County Memorial Hospital in Carrollton, for treatment of moderate injuries.