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Thursday, November 18, 2021

Two vehicle accident in rural Butler

On November 17th around 3:32pm the Missouri State Highway Patrol in Bates County along with Bates County Sheriff's Deputies and Butler Fire responded to a two vehicle accident in the southbound lanes of I-49 near mile marker 134.6 in rural Butler.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the accident occurred when the 2011 Ford F-150 driven by 25 year old Makayla C. Krantz of Drexel, Missouri overcorrected and struck the 2020 Western Star Conventional driven by 26 year Cherokee W. Jestis of Butler. 

A 3-year old juvenile male sustained minor injuries in this accident and he was treated at the scene of the crash and released.

View crash report below: