3 teens, 1 adult injured in head-on crash

3 teens, 1 adult injured in head-on crash
A Mayfield, Ky. woman was killed in a head-on crash. Two others were injured. (Source: KFVS)

BUTLER COUNTY, Mo. (KFVS) - Emergency crews rushed to the scene of a serious crash in Butler County on Thursday night, March 4.

Police, ambulances and two medical helicopters responded at 8:19 to County Road 604, about a quarter mile east of Poplar Bluff, for a head-on crash.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol (MSHP), 20-year-old Tyron E. Lane, of Poplar Bluff, was driving a Chevrolet Silverado westbound, crossed the center line of the road on a hill crest and hit a Toyota Camry head-on.

The drive of the car, 47-year-old Chad B. Angle, of Poplar Bluff, was seriously injured in the crash. He was flown to a St. Louis hospital for treatment.

Three passengers, all of Poplar Bluff, in Lane’s pick-up truck were also injured in the crash.

One 15-year-old passenger was flown to a St. Louis hospital with serious injuries.

A second 15-year-old passenger with serious injuries and a 17-year-old with moderate injuries were transported by ambulance to a local hospital.

MSHP did not say if Lane, the only one reported to be wearing a seat belt, was injured in the crash.

Both vehicle were totaled and towed from the scene.

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