PALMYRA, Mo. — A two-vehicle crash north of Palmyra on Tuesday afternoon injured four.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol said that a 2004 Chevrolet TK driven by Casey S. Hathaway, 18, of Palmyra, was heading north on U.S. 61, 3 miles north of Palmyra, at 1:58 p.m. The patrol said the vehicle crossed the median and struck head-on a southbound 2009 Chevrolet TK driven by Sue A. Downing, 55, of Hannibal.
Downing was taken by Marion County Ambulance to Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Ill., with serious injuries. Hathaway and a passenger, Amy L. Hathaway, 54, of Palmyra, were taken by Marion County Ambulance to Blessing with moderate injuries, and a second passenger, a 14-year-old male from Palmyra, was taken to Blessing with minor injuries.
All four were wearing seat belts.
The Marion County Sheriff’s Department and Palmyra Fire Department assisted the patrol.