According to state troopers, 26-year-old Leroy Stockton was driving on Hwy 76 when his vehicle failed to yeild to a stop sign. The vehicle then struck a ditch.
A Barry County Deputy transported Stockton to Mercy Hospital in Cassville for treatment for minor injuries. Stockton’s passanger, 29- year-old Angel Burdiss was transported to Cox Medical Center South in Springfield for treatment for moderate injuries.
According to the report, both Stockton and Burdiss were not wearing seatbelts at the time of the crash.