News: 1 injured in Adair County two-vehicle crash

ADAIR COUNTY, MO – A man was hospitalized after a two-vehicle crash on US-63 last week reports the Missouri State Highway Patrol. 

Roberto Espino-Ortiz, 47, was driving a Chevrolet 1500 northbound on US-63 just north of Kirksville when he lost control of his vehicle and struck an oncoming car.

The car he hit was driven by 52-year-old Thomas Teach. He was transported to Northeast Regional Medical Center with moderate injuries.

Espino-Ortiz was uninjured in the crash.

Police believe road conditions to be a contributing factor.


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