November 27, 2022

DEKALB COUNTY—A Missouri woman was injured in an accident just before 3p.m. Monday in DeKalb County. 

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a 2013 International truck driven by Krista L. Smith, 52, Eaton Colorado, was southbound on MO 31 three miles west of Stewartsville.

The driver attempted to cross U.S. 36 and failed to yield to a westbound 2017 Ford Escape driven by Janet R. Drummond, 69, Hopkins. The Ford struck the International in the driver’s side.

DeKalb-Clinton County ambulance transported Drummond to Mosaic Life Care. Smith was not injured. Both drivers were properly restrained at the time of the accident, according to the KHP.