UPDATE: 5:10 p.m.- A dispatcher with the Brookfield Police Department has confirmed that the accident has been cleared and no injuries were reported during the incident. (This accident was handled by the Marceline Police Department.)

MARCELINE, Mo- KMZU has received reports of an accident near Marceline off of 5 Hwy.

accident aheadInitial reports indicate a tractor has collided with a telephone pole on Hwy 5 just south of Marceline.

A dispatcher with the Chariton County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed the accident and asked for motorist to use caution if driving through the area. Injuries are currently unknown however emergency crews are on scene and will be in the roadway until the area is cleared.

KMZU will continue to monitor the accident and bring you updates as they are available.