Fall from Truck Bed Injures Two

May 25, 2013

Two people sustained minor injuries after falling from the open bed of a truck as it turned a corner at 7 p.m. Thursday in Benton County.

Richard W. Garroutte was driving the truck along Hastain Avenue, just south of Deer Creek in Benton County when Amy D. Garroutte, 37, and Drake W. Garroutte, 17, fell from the bed.

Both refused treatment at the scene.

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