BENTON COUNTY, Mo.- The Missouri Highway Patrol reported on an accident in Benton County earlier this afternoon. According to the crash report 79 year old Harold Schirlls of Warsaw, Missouri, pulled out of a parking lot on MO 7 Hwy and Dam Access Road and struck a vehicle driven by 66 year old Michael Burge out of Kansas City, Missouri. Burge, after being struck by Schrills, drove off the left side of the roadway where his vehicle came to a rest and partially blocked the roadway.
Schrills suffered no injuries and refused treatment at the scene. Burge refused treatment at the scene as well and his passenger 64 year old Cathy Burge was transported to Gashland Clinic and is being treated for moderate injuries.