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2 drivers injured after crash on Rte. D near Caruthersville

PEMISCOT COUNTY, MO (KFVS) -

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports that two drivers were injured in a crash on Route D in Pemiscot County on Friday, Nov. 6.

According to the highway patrol, Terry L. Brown, 66, of Portageville, Mo., was driving a 2005 Chevrolet Suburban westbound on Route D, about 1 mile east of Caruthersville, at around 3:50 p.m. They say Brown failed to yield to a 2013 Nissan Altima driven by 47-year-old Libby B. Mansfield, of Dyersburg, Tenn.

Troopers say the Altima, which was going northbound, hit the Suburban in the rear driver's side. They say the Suburban then hit a utility pole.

According to the highway patrol, Brown had moderate injuries and was taken by private vehicle to a hospital in Hayti, Mo.

They say Mansfield was airlifted to a Memphis, Tenn. hospital with serious injuries.

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