1 ejected, 1 trapped after head-on crash in Lincoln County

1 ejected, 1 trapped after head-on crash in Lincoln County

1 ejected, 1 trapped after head-on crash in Lincoln County

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by KMOV.com staff

KMOV.com

Posted on November 21, 2012 at 11:16 AM

2800 block of East Highway 47

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LINCOLN COUNTY, Mo. (KMOV) – Five people were hospitalized after a head-on collision in Winfield Wednesday morning.

According to authorities, a pickup truck was heading eastbound in the 2800 block of East Highway 47 around 5:30 a.m. when it collided head-on with a car.

Firefighters said the driver of the pickup was ejected from the truck. One person inside the car got trapped under the dashboard and suffered multiple fractures.

All five people were transported to the hospital with moderate to severe injuries.

Highway 47 was closed in both directions for about two hours while crews worked to clear the scene.

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