Sunday Accident Injures One East of Branson

by: Scott McCaulley

Traffic on Highway 76 east of Branson had to manuver around a car vs. pick-up accident Sunday afternoon.

The Missouri Highway Patrol reports the accident happened around 3:15 when the pick-up truck, driven by 33-year-old Kari Butler of Hollister, crossed the center line and hit the car, driven by 61-year-old Lisa Piemonte of Branson.

Butler was not injured in the crash while Piemonte did sustain minor injuries and was taken by private vehicle to Cox Hospital Branson for treatment.