WINFIELD, MO – A 32-year-old Winfield man was injured in a crash on Highway EE on Thursday morning.
Justin D. Woodland was traveling west in a 2007 Pontiac Grand Prix and attempted to turn left in front of a 2006 Buick Rainier, police report. The accident happened north of Cannonball Lane around 7:28 a.m.
Woodland was transported to Mercy Hospital Lincoln for minor injuries. He was not wearing a seat belt.
The driver of the Buick, 34-year-old Heather B. Burnett, was not injured in the crash. Burnett, of Winfield, was wearing a seat belt.
Police report the Pontiac was totaled and the Buick sustained extensive damages.
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