Boom truck overturns near Spurgeon in Newton Co.

Missouri State Highway Patrol Cpl Patterson tells us the driver was not injured in the crash that occurred shortly after 7 a.m.
Crash

NEWTON COUNTY, Mo. — Just after 7 a.m. reports of a single vehicle crash alerted Newton County Central Dispatch. It was located just south of Spurgeon on State Route NN.

Redings Mill Fire, Newton County Ambulance and Newton County Deputies responded. Missouri State Highway Patrol were notified.

On scene the commercial boom truck lay on its side, the west side of NN. MSHP Trooper tells us it was a non-injury crash. Truck traveling northbound, dropped tires off the right side of road, overcorrected and overturned.

GOOGLE MAPS CRASH LOCATION JUST SOUTH OF SPURGEON ON NN HWY IN NEWTON COUNTY. 

Schrader’s Towing were summoned to remove the truck from the scene.

Redings Mill Fire Protection District diverted traffic on the south side of the crash at NN and Iris Road while MSHP troopers blocked the north at Spurgeon.  The roadway was cleared about 9:50 a.m.

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