Edward R. Schrader, 50, of Ballwin, Miss., and passenger, Anthony W. Schrader, 13, of Valley Park, Mo., were both ejected from a 2006 Harley Davidson motorcycle Aug. 7 around 12:19 p.m. when Edward Schrader failed to negotiate a curve and ran off the right side of the road. The accident happened on U.S. Highway 160 and State Highway 99, 11 miles west of Alton. Both individuals were taken to Ozarks Medical Center for treatment of minor to moderate injuries. The investigation trooper was Trooper T.E. Young.
Robert A. Coverdill, 30, of West Plains, driving a 1995 Dodge Intrepid was attempting to overtake James L. Rutledge, 59, of Alton, driving a 2005 Ford F-250, on Aug. 7 around 3:40 p.m. when the accident occurred. Both vehicles were heading east on U.S. Highway 160. The accident happen about one mile west of Route JJ and 18 miles east of West Plains. A passenger in Coverdill's vehicle, Crystal M. Chambers, 23, of West Plains, had minor injuries and was taken to Ozarks Medical Center. The investigation trooper was Trooper D.A. Huffman.