IRONDALE, MO – Two people were injured, one seriously, when their vehicles collided head-on near the town of Irondale in Washington County this morning.
The crash happened on State Highway M west of Hedgcorth Lane sometime before 7:40 a.m. today, according to a report filed by the Missouri State Highway Patrol. They believe an eastbound Dodge Caravan driven by 39-year-old Melody Fandrich crossed into the oncoming lanes and crashed into a 2015 Ford F-150.
Fandrich was seriously injured in the crash, and was transported to Mercy Hospital South for treatment.
Robert Cash, the 63-year-old driver of the F-150, was taken to Parkland Health Center in Farmington with moderate injuries.
Their current conditions are unknown.
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