by: Scott McCaulley
Traffic on Highway 76 was stopped for nearly an hour late Friday morning after a two-vehicle crash near the intersection with Saints Street.
According to a report posted on the Western Taney County Fire Protection District’s Facebook Page, there were a total of four patients injured with one trapped in a vehicle. Emergency Personnel worked nearly a half an hour to free the patient. Eventually all four were taken to area hospitals, two with serious injuries according to the post.
Western was assisted on the scene by Taney County Ambulance, Taney County Sheriff Officers, and the Missouri State Highway Patrol working the crash.