by Tim Church
MONETT, Mo. – A Pierce City woman is injured in a two vehicle crash Wednesday evening, a half mile west of Monett in Barry County.
The Missouri Highway Patrol reports 53-year-old Beth Cantwell was traveling westbound on Highway 60 at 5 p.m., when she struck the rear of a westbound dump truck being driven by 66-year-old Michael Southard of Diamond, Missouri.
Cantwell was transported to Mercy Hospital in Joplin to be treated for her moderate injuries. According to the online crash report she was not wearing her seatbelt.