Three Hospitalized After Horse-Truck Crash
STOCKTON - A southwest Missouri crash involving a pickup truck and a horse has left three people injured.
The Missouri Highway Patrol says two teenage passengers sustained serious injuries and were flown to a Springfield hospital. The patrol says the 20-year-old driver, Robert Sturtevant, sustained minor injuries.
The accident happened around 4:50 a.m. Sunday while Sturtevant was driving the truck west on Missouri 32, two miles west of Stockton. After colliding with a horse standing in the road, the
truck skidded off the road, struck a culvert and flipped.
All three occupants of the truck were ejected.