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Crash Reports May 29


Deepwater man seriously injured in accident

A Deepwater man sustained serious injuries in a single-vehicle accident at 10:55 a.m. Wednesday, May 29 in Henry County.

According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Gerald Stocklaufer, 70, was driving a 2008 Polaris Sport 500 north in the 1000 block of Southeast Highway NN and towing a pickup truck with a log chain. The truck struck the rear of the Polaris, causing it to overturn and Stocklaufer was ejected.

Stocklaufer, who was not using a safety device, was taken by Golden Valley ambulance to Research Medical Center in Kansas City.

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

Compiled by Nicole Cooke.