UPDATE: 12/24/2017 8:29:11 a.m- The Missouri State Highway Patrol has filed multiple preliminary charges against Blake Wilson, 20, of Carrollton, Mo. 

According to the filed arrest report, at around 2:00 a.m. Saturday, Wilson was cited for driving while intoxicated, failure to maintain right half of the roadway, no insurance and no seat belt.

Wilson’s condition is unknown at this time as he was transported to Centerpoint Hospital for treatment of serious injuries. 



CARROLL COUNTY, Mo. — A wreck near Standish proved fatal for two Carrollton residents early Saturday morning.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Blake Wilson, 20, of Carrollton, was eastbound on Highway CC, near County Road 261, at approximately 12:35 a.m. Saturday, when his vehicle ran off the left side of the roadway and struck an embankment. The vehicle then struck a tree and overturned.

Teagan Birdno, 19, and Matthew Landi, 21, both of Carrollton, were ejected from the vehicle. They were pronounced dead at the scene by the Carroll County Coroner.

Zach Warner, 22, also of Carrollton, received minor injuries and was transported by ambulance for treatment at Carroll County Memorial Hospital.

Wilson, the driver, reported serious injuries and was flown by Air Ambulance to Centerpoint Hospital in Independence to receive care.

The report alleges no one involved in the crash was wearing a seat belt when the wreck happened.