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Crash northeast of Monroe City injures Palmyra man

Posted: Jun. 30, 2020 4:50 pm

MONROE CITY, Mo. -- A Saturday night crash northeast of Monroe City seriously injured a Palmyra man.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol said that a 1983 Honda Big Red 250 driven by Brian K. Sloniker, 60, of Palmyra, was heading east on private property, 5 miles northeast of Monroe City, at 8:30 p.m. The patrol said the vehicle made a right turn on a private drive and overturned, ejecting the driver.

Sloniker was taken by Air Evac to Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Ill., with serious injuries.

The patrol was assisted by the Monroe City Fire Department and Monroe City Ambulance.

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