Former Area Missouri House Member Injured in One Vehicle Accident

by: Scott McCaulley

A person who served parts of the Lakes Region in the Missouri State House of Representatives is injured in a one vehicle accident in Ozark County Friday afternoon.

Estel Robirds, 84, of Theodosia lost control of his pick-up truck on an Ozark County Road Friday afternoon just after 3:30 when the brakes failed.

Robirds sustained minor injuries and was taken by ambulance to Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home for treatment.

Robirds spend many years in the House of Representatives representing a District that included much of Central and Eastern Taney County as well as most of Douglas and Ozark Counties.