Arcadia man seriously injured in three-vehicle accident
Posted on Friday, February 26th, 2021
FESTUS, MO – An Arcadia man was seriously injured in a three-vehicle accident on southbound U.S. 67 on Thursday afternoon.
According to Missouri State Highway Patrol, a cargo van, driven by 29-year-old David B. Warmoth, and a box truck, driven by 34-year-old Zackery R. Ampleman, were stopped at a light. Both vehicles were in the right lane of southbound U.S. 67. Jesse D. Brawley, 34, was traveling south in a 2017 Hyundai Accent when he failed to observe the stopped vehicles and rear-ended the box truck. The impact caused the box truck to rear-end the cargo van.
Police report the accident happened north of Highway CC around 4:13 p.m.
Brawley was transported to Mercy Hospital St. Louis. He was not wearing a seat belt.
Both Warmoth, of DeSoto, and Ampleman, of Eureka, were wearing seat belts.
The Hyundai was totaled, the box truck sustained moderate damages, and the cargo van sustained minor damages.
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