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Missouri Highway Patrol

Wednesday, August 26, 2009

David L. Whitehead, 32, of Alton, was driving a 2002 Ford Focus Aug. 19 when an accident occurred on State Route E three miles south of Alton around 12:55 a.m. Whitehead was traveling south of Route E and went off the left side of the roadway, impacting the ditch line. Whitehead's vehicle overturned several times and came to rest on its wheels. Whitehead and his passenger Mary F. Scheuerman, 26, of Alton, were both ejected from the vehicle. Whitehead has serious injuries and Air Evac transported him to St. John's Medical Center. Scheuerman was transported with moderate injuries to Ozarks Medical Center. The investigating trooper was Cpl. M.D. Hargus.