Chillicothe Driver Injured In Weather Related Accident

A Chillicothe driver was injured following an accident on U.S. 36 highway that was weather related. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports 23 year old Spencer Mellow of Palm Coast, Florida was driving westbound, 10 miles east of Chillicothe, when his vehicle began sliding. His vehicle hit the back of another vehicle that was also heading westbound. 44 year old Nick Hansen of Chillicothe was operating that vehicle. Hansen’s vehicle went off the side of the roadway and overturned. It landed on its top. Mellow’s vehicle travelled into the median.

Hansen received moderate injuries from the accident and was taken to Hedrick Medical Center. The accident took place just before 1pm Sunday afternoon.

The Livingston County Sheriff’s Department assisted the Highway Patrol.