Clinton Man Hits Dump Truck

| March 21, 2013
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A rollover accident involving a Sedalia resident in Henry County Thursday afternoon sent one man to the hospital. According to the Highway Patrol 26-year-old Wesley Cogdill, of Clinton was westbound on Highway 52 at Lewis Crossing where he hit a dump truck being driven by 39-year-old Jeffrey Paxton of Sedalia head on. Reports indicate Cogdill lost control of his vehicle before hitting Paxton’s vehicle head on sending both vehicles off the roadway. Cogdill hit an embankment and a tree before coming to rest. Paxton’s truck overturned after traveling off the road and hitting an embankment and several trees. Paxton was uninjured. Cogdill received minor injuries and was taken to Golden Valley Hospital.

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