Leeton man hurt after pulling into traffic

January 6, 2013

A Leeton man had moderate injuries after a two-vehicle crash on Saturday in Johnson County.

According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Clark G. Hylton, 77, was at the intersection of Highway 2 and Kelly Street at 12:24 p.m. when he pulled into the path of a northbound vehicle driven by Jean M. Smith, 55, of Leeton.

Hylton, who was not wearing a seatbelt, was transported to Golden Valley Memorial Healthcare in Clinton by a private vehicle.

Information is taken from preliminary Missouri State Highway Patrol reports, which do not necessarily contain statements from all parties involved.