LAFAYETTE COUNTY, Mo. – A crash in Lafayette County caused by gravel dust left two men with injuries.
The incident occurred west of Route M on Odessa Cemetery Road at approx. 3:36 p.m., according to MSHP’s report. Odessa resident Chad Gibson, 30, was traveling eastbound as Higginsville native Jonathan Jungeblut, 19, was traveling westbound. Gravel Dust obstructed both driver’s vision, causing Jungeblut to travel into the center of the road, where he and Gibson’s vehicles met head-on. Neither driver was wearing a safety device at the time of the accident.
Gibson was transported by private conveyance to St. Lukes East, while Jungeblut was transported by Odessa EMS to Centerpoint Medical Center.