On August 18th around 5:15 a.m. the Missouri State Highway Patrol in Bates County along with Bates County Sheriff's Deputies and Bates County EMS responded to a one vehicle rollover accident on I-49 at the 137.6 mile marker near Passaic.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the accident occurred when the 2006 Ford Ranger driven by 49 year old Guillermo Jacobo-Gallegas of Olathe, Kansas was traveling south when the vehicle experienced a mechanical failure. The vehicle travelled off the right side of the roadway, crossed the grass median and outer road, and overturned.
Mr. Jacobo-Gallegas was transported by ambulance to Bates County Memorial Hospital for treatment of minor injuries.
View crash report below: