by Sam Clanton
OZARK, Mo. – Two people are hurt in a traffic crash on Christian County Route JJ a half-mile east of Ozark.
State troopers say 19-year-old Matthew Manuel of Ozark was northbound at 8:48 a.m. Sunday, when his car pulled into the path of a southbound vehicle driven by 61-year-old Carolyn Janus of Sparta.
Manuel and Janus were transported by ambulance to Mercy and Cox South hospitals for treatment of their respective injuries.
Manuel was not wearing a seat belt, according to the crash report.