According to the Chillicothe Police Department, Mercedes Elliot of Trenton was southbound on Walnut Street July 26, when she failed to yield at the 2nd St. intersection. Elliot collided with a vehicle driven by Shandie Searcy of Chillicothe.
Elliot was taken to Hedrick Medical Center in serious condition, then subsequently flown to St. Luke’s Hospital in Kansas City. Her two passengers both sustained minor injuries and were transferred to Hedrick Medical Center by private vehicle.
Searcy reported moderate injuries from the accident. She was taken to Hedrick Medical Center for treatment.