Vehicle Accident in Downing Sends Driver to Hospital
The driver of a SUV was hospitalized from a one car accident on US 136 in Downing, Missouri, on Friday, August 28, 2020, at 1:50 p.m.
The Driver, Ashlee R. McElroy, 43 of Downing, while in the westbound lane of US 136, ran off the left side of the highway, struck an embankment, and overturned. The MSHP report of Tpr. Haley further stated that she received moderate injuries and was taken to Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville, Missouri.
McElroy was wearing her seatbelt at the time of the accident.
The 2012 Toyota she was driving was totaled and later towed from the scene by Lakeside Towing.
Assisting Tpr. Haley in the accident investigation, were the Schuyler County Sheriff’s office and the Schuyler County Fire department.