Injury Results From Hay Trailer Accident Near Princeton

A Chillicothe motorist was injured in a two-vehicle accident east of Mercer just before 1pm Tuesday afternoon.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports a pickup was pulling a long single row hay trailer on Highway 136, 6 miles east of Princeton, and made a sharp right turn while attempting to turn on to Gazel Avenue. A vehicle going in the other direction skidded on to Gazel Avenue and the two vehicles clipped front corners. The pickup pulling the hay trailer came to rest on its wheels and partially blocked Highway 136. 27 year old Austin Richardson-Blades of Huntley, Montana was the driver of the pickup and hay trailer. He was not listed as injured. 30 year old Maggile McConville of Chillicothe was the driver of the other vehicle and received minor injuries. She was taken to Wright Memorial Hospital.

The accident took place at 12:50pm Tuesday afternoon.