Morning Wreck Injures One in Jackson Co.

| February 5, 2014
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A two vehicle crash on I-70 in Jackson County Wednesday morning sent a Blue Springs woman to the hospital.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports Jacqueline Grooms, 42, was driving westbound on I-70 at Woods Chapel when a vehicle just ahead in the other lane, crossed in front of her and struck a concrete barrier. Grooms then struck that vehicle which was driven by Mark Lasseter, 40, of Marion, Illinois.

Lasseter was uninjured and refused treatment. Grooms sustained minor injuries and was transported to Centerpoint Hospital.


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