On September 10th around 4:35 a.m. the Missouri State Highway Patrol in Barton County along with Barton County Sheriff's Deputies, Liberal Fire Department, Liberal Police and the Barton County Ambulance District all responded to a head on crash on Missouri 43 Highway around 6 miles south of Liberal, Missouri.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the accident occurred when the southbound 2017 Toyota Highlander driven by 30 year old Shelby K. Stinnett of Joplin, Missouri crossed the centerline of traffic and struck the northbound 1998 Ford F-250 driven by a 17 year old juvenile from Oronogo, Missouri head on.
The 17 year old male juvenile driver along with Shelby K. Stinnett both were pronounced dead at the scene of this accident and both were transported to Chappel Crematory in Webb City, Missouri.
Two passengers in the Ford F-250 a 15 year old juvenile male and a 16 year old juvenile male both sustained serious injuries in this accident and both were transport local hospitals for treatment.
This is Troop D of the Missouri State Highway 90th and 91st fatality accident of the year 2022.
View crash report be below: