Two killed in head-on collision on MO-43; Two teens flown to area hospitals

Teens involved are identified by Carl Junction Schools as students.
Two killed in head-on collision on MO-43; Two Juveniles flown to area hospitals
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BARTON COUNTY, Mo. – Just before 5:00 a.m. on September 10, reports of a crash six miles south of Liberal, Missouri along MO-43 alerted police dispatch.

The Barton County Sheriff’s Department, Liberal Police, Liberal Fire, and the Barton County Ambulance responded to the scene.

While on the scene, Officers learned that a Toyota Highlander traveling southbound on MO-43 entered the wrong lane and struck a 1998 Ford F250 head-on.

Police say the driver of the Toyota, Shelby Stinnet, 30, and the juvenile Ford driver were pronounced dead at the scene.

EMS then transported two juvenile passengers of the Ford to area hospitals via ambulance and helicopter.

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