Two Pick-Up Truck Accidents in Lakes Region Injures Three

by: Scott McCaulley

Two separate accidents involving pick-up trucks injures three people Monday in the Lakes Region.

According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, the first occurred in Taney County five miles west of Forsyth on Highway 76 Monday Morning around 8:50 when a pick-up driven by Ronald Dannaldson, 66, of Billings left the roadway striking a culvert and some trees before overturning. Dannaldson was taken to Mercy Hospital in Springfield for treatment of serious injuries.

The other accident around 10:20 Monday Evening and injured two people from Aurora. Troopers say a truck driven by Lucas Trevino, 26, ran off the roadway on Highway 413 north of Crane and overturned. Trevino sustained minor injuries while a passenger, Aeryn Ross, 25, sustained moderate injuries. Both were taken to Cox South Hospital in Branson for treatment.