KENNETT - A Portageville man sustained moderate injuries early Thursday afternoon as he was driving on Dunklin County Route EE, one mile north of Kennett.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Terry W. Mattingly, 50, was driving north. The accident occurred at 12:40 p.m. when the vehicle he was driving ran off the right side of the roadway and overturned in a field. Mattingly was transported to Three Rivers Medical Center in Poplar Bluff.
Robert W. Shaw, 19, of East Prairie escaped serious injuries Thursday when he was involved in a one-vehicle accident at 7 p.m. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported that Shaw was driving south on County Road 533 and Route 00 in Mississippi County when he skidded through the intersection and struck an embankment. The stop sign at the intersection had been knocked down prior to this accident.
Shaw was taken by ambulance to Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston.