Tuesday, July 5, 2022

Semi truck rollover accident in Vernon County

On July 5th around 7:30 a.m. the Missouri State Highway Patrol in Vernon County along with Vernon County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a one vehicle semi truck rollover accident on Route T around 5 miles west of Deerfield.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the accident occurred when the 2005 International Tractor Trailer driven by 23 year Derrick C. Simpson of Deepwater, Missouri turned on from Route T from US 54 Highway and overturned.

Mr. Simpson sustained minor injuries in this accident and he was transported by ambulance to Nevada Regional Medical Center for treatment.

The semi truck was totaled and towed from the scene of this crash by Garwood's Wrecker Service of Nevada.

View crash report below:

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