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Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015

Missouri Highway Patrol

Thursday, June 4, 2009

Chanarra B. Young, 26, of Caruthersville, suffered serious injuries and was airlifted to St. Frances Hospital in Cape Giradeau May 23. Young was driving a 1999 Oldsmobile west on U.S. Highway 160. About six miles east of Alton, Young ran off the right side of the road and overcorrected. The vehicle ran off the left side of the road and struck a bridge. The vehicle, then, caught fire. The investigating trooper was B.A. Huffman.

Tyler E. Thompson, 18, of Doniphan, suffered moderate injuries and was sent to Ozarks Medical Center after a vehicle accident May 27. Thompson was driving a 2007 Jeep east on U.S. Highway 160. About 20 miles east of Alton, Thompson ran off the side of the road and struck a driveway approach, and the vehicle went airborne, overturned and slid back onto the road. The investigating trooper was Cpl. E.W. Mann.