RAY COUNTY, Mo.- The Missouri State Highway Patrol was called to the scene of an accident this morning in Ray County involving a pick-up truck and a tractor.
According to the filed accident report, at approximately 5:10 a.m., Lamaster Adams, 32, of Kansas City, Mo., was southbound on M Highway approaching the Highway 10 intersection, when he failed to stop and was struck in the side by a vehicle driving westbound on MO-10.
Both vehicles were ran off the side of the road as a result and the tractor struck a MoDOT sign and a guide-wire for a utility pole before coming to a rest.
Adams sustained minor injuries as well as Kevin Simon, 56, of Excelsior Springs, Mo., who was operating the westbound vehicle on Hwy 10. Both are being treated at area hospitals.