Four people injured in northbound Missouri 139 accident

SULLIVAN COUNTY, MO – Four people were injured in a single-vehicle accident on northbound Missouri 139 on Friday night.

David A. Knotts, 33, was traveling north on Missouri 139 in a 2010 Nissan Pathfinder, Missouri State Highway Patrol reports. The vehicle traveled off the left side of the road and overturned. MSHP reports the incident happened about five miles south of Humphreys around 8:45 p.m.

Knotts was ejected from the vehicle and sustained serious injuries. He was not wearing a seat belt. MSHP reports he was transported to Truman Medical Center.

Jennifer L. Knotts, 34, sustained moderate injuries. A male infant sustained serious injuries. Both Knotts and the infant were transported to Sullivan County Memorial Hospital. A female one-year-old passenger sustained minor injuries and was transported to University Hospital. All three were wearing seat belts.

The Nissan was totaled.

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