Sedalian hurt after being struck by car

February 26, 2013

A Sedalia man was seriously injured after being hit by a car at 6:15 a.m. Monday in Pettis County.

Richard H. Reynolds, 43, of Sedalia, was driving north on state Route U, three-tenths of a mile from Anderson School Road when he hit John R. Bakert, 22, who was in the roadway, according to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report.

Bakert was Lifeflighted to University Hospital in Columbia for his injuries.

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