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Sunday, March 30, 2014

Blue Springs Woman Injured In Henry County Motorcycle Accident

One person was injured in a one-vehicle accident on March 30,2014 around 1:35pm in Henry County on Highway 7 around one-tenth of a mile west of Rt. U.

Teresa A. Morin, 43, Blue Springs,Missouri wearing a helmet, operating eastbound a 2011 Harley Davidson motorcycle, traveled off the highway. The Harley Davidson traveled down an embankment and overturned, ejecting the operator.

Teresa A. Morin experienced moderate injuries and was transported by Golden Valley EMS to Golden Valley Hospital in Clinton. The Harley Davidson had extensive damage and was removed from the scene by a private party.

Out of Control Grass Fire Threatening a House West of Foster

The Foster Fire Department is on scene of a out of control grass fire that is threatening a house at this time. The location of this grass fire is at the intersection of V and U Highway just West of Foster. Osage Valley Electric Crews are on there way to the scene to repair some burned power poles. 

Out of Control Grass Fire West of Butler

The Butler Fire Department is on scene of a out of control grass fire. The location of this out of control is on West 52 Highway to the MoDot State Barn then South 1 mile to the Bukaty residence. The fire is almost under control and the Butler Fire Department will be clearing soon. Unknown at this time what cause this fire.

Weather Update: Dry Conditions tonight

The fire danger will remain VERY high into this evening, so don't let your guard down, but here's a quick look at the week ahead.

We may have a few thunderstorms at daybreak Monday and small hail could be possible, but we're not anticipating widespread severe weather. The big weather story this week will be widespread thunderstorm chances late Tuesday night through Thursday. There is still plenty of time before this system arrives, but be ready for the potential of strong to even severe storms by mid-week and the possibility of much needed rainfall.