A listener has reported of an accident on Highway 50 just before noon on Sunday. According to the tip, a car and motorcycle went off the road west of Warrensburg in the westbound lane just east of Pittsville and the 131 junction. We do not have an official report about possible injuries or what may have caused the crash.
Another accident was reported on Highway 50 in Jackson County early Sunday morning and it was fatal for a Blue Springs man. The Highway Patrol reports that a motorcycle ridden by 20-year-old Nicholas McFerren was traveling westbound in the eastbound lanes of US 50 just west of 291 and struck an eastbound vehicle driven by 17-year-old Ruben Salinas of Independence. McFerrin was pronounced dead on the scene.