BUCHANAN COUNTY, Mo.- Two people were ejected and a third injured during an accident following a rollover accident in Buchanan County early this morning.
At approximately 4:15 a.m., Jaeke Payne, 24, of Elkhorn, Ne., was southbound on I-29 at the 45 mile marker in St. Joseph when he started to skid and traveled off the west side of the roadway. Payne’s vehicle overturned multiple times ejecting himself and Zachary Chollar, 22, of Omaha, Ne., who were both reportedly not wearing safety devices.
Another occupant in the vehicle, Riley Sutton, 17, of Tabor, Ia., suffered moderate injuries as a result. Payne and Chollar suffered serious injuries after being ejected from the vehicle. All three were taken by Buchanan County EMS to Mosaic Life Care in St. Joseph.