One injured in collision along Hwy 160 near West Plains

WEST PLAINS, MO — A 66-year-old male driver was injured in a crash with a pickup truck Monday night near West Plains, according to a crash report by the Missouri State Highway Patrol.

Authorities responded to the scene on Highway 160 about one mile west of West Plains around 10:35 p.m.

The driver who was injured caused the crash when his eastbound vehicle crossed the centerline and struck a westbound pickup truck nearly head-on.

Troopers report the injured driver was taken by ambulance to Ozarks Healthcare in West Plains for minor injuries.

No other injuries were reported.

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