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Suspected DWI crash kills Columbia man late Saturday night
A Columbia man was arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated after a car he was driving crashed late Saturday night, killing another Columbia man.William Lalka, 28, was driving north on North Stadium Boulevard when his car went airborne and crashed into a cluster of trees near Blackfoot Roa
Police make arrest after fatal car crash in Columbia
COLUMBIA - One person was killed in a crash late Saturday night off Blackfoot Road and Parkside Drive, police said. Just before 1 a.m. Sunday, police said they had taken a suspect into custody in connection with the crash.
Sedalia man killed after crash in Cole County
COLE COUNTY, Mo. - Missouri State Highway Patrol confirmed that one man is dead after a crash Saturday afternoon.According to highway patrol crash reports online, 49-year-old Michael Poindexter from Sedalia was killed on Highway 50 near Lookout Trail around 6:30 p.m.Troopers said a car attempted to
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Nasyitah Indra, right, high-fives Lillian Parnell, 6, during the MU Homecoming parade Oct. 21, 2017. Indra is from Malaysia and is part of the Missouri International Student Council.Olivia Liu/Missourian
Teenager arrested in Boone County for alleged DWI, marijuana possession - KMZU
BOONE COUNTY, Mo. — A Frontenac resident was arrested in Boone County early Sunday morning, according to Missouri State Highway Patrol.
Missouri's Jontay Porter to miss season after knee injury
COLUMBIA - The Missouri men’s basketball program suffered a crushing blow Sunday night when it was announced that sophomore power forward Jontay Porter will miss the entire 2018-2019 season after tearing the ACL and MCL in his knee. The injury occurred during a closed scrimmage with Southern Illinoi
Boonville resident strikes utility pole, requires treatment of injuries - KMZU
At 10:20 a.m., Robert Morris, 28, received moderate injuries after his vehicle traveled off the left side of Missouri 5 Highway, one mile south of I-70. Morris’s vehicle then struck a utility pole, according to Missouri State Highway Patrol’s crash report.
Car fully engulfed in flames burns in southeast Columbia
After a car and a pick-up truck collided, the drivers got out of the car unhurt. After they got out, the car caught fire. 10 Boone County firefighters were able to put out the blaze.
Maplewood man jailed on drug allegation in Boone County - KMZU
According to the arrest reportfiled by the Missouri Highway Patrol, Mark D. Perry, 50, was taken into custody around 9:45 a.m.yesterday morning. Perry faces two felony allegations for possession of a controlled substance and a misdemeanor count of unlawful use of drug paraphernalia.
Police investigating deadly crash in northwest Columbia
COLUMBIA, Mo. - Columbia Police confirmed they are investigating a deadly crash early Sunday morning.According to the department's twitter page, the fatality crash happened on Stadium Boulevard near Blackfoot Road.ABC 17 News heard reports about the crash happening around 11 p.m.Police said they wou
Three Teens Injured In Roll-Over Crash
MILLER COUNTY, Mo. — Three teens were injured when a truck rolled over Wednesday evening. According the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 16-year-old Kyler Rush of Eldon, Mo. was driving a 2006 Chevrolet Silverado eastbound on Greenridge Road when the truck overturned.
Hy-Vee, food supplier recall products for Listeria, Salmonella concerns
Hy-Vee said its supplier, McCain Foods, recalled its caramelized mushrooms and fire-roasted tomatoes for possible Listeria and Salmonella contamination. These foods are used insix Hy-Vee products:
Local Construction Contractor Arrested, Charged With Forgery And Vehicle Theft
CAMDEN COUNTY, Mo. — A Lake-area construction contractor is behind bars, facing multiple felony charges, after authorities say he stole vehicles from the auto dealer whose house he had worked on, and forged documents to draw money against a construction lien.
Crowds head to Columbia for Mizzou homecoming
We also inquired about the use of downtown security cameras. Back in August, after a series of shootings, Columbia Police Chief Ken Burton said the department wasworking with businesses to gain access to security cameras downtown. ABC 17 News will update this story if we hear back.
Missouri Task Force 1 arrives home after 10-day deployment in Florida
BOONE COUNTY, Mo. - Members of Missouri Task Force 1 headed home early Saturday morning, after being deployed for 10 days to help with the aftermath of Hurricane Michael.
No one hurt in I-70 bridge crash
Traffic backs up in the westbound lanes of Interstate 70 at the Missouri River bridge in Boone County on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. [Ben Elmore/ABC 17 News]
Glasgow schools battle bed bugs
Bedbugs (Chicago)GLASGOW, Mo. - Glasgow's elementary and high schools will close Friday while the buildings are treated for bedbugs.The district assistant superintendent said in a letter to parents dated Tuesday that bed bugs have traveled into the schools in students' backpacks. The buildings will
Boone County house fire under investigation
BOONE COUNTY, Mo. - No one is injured after an early morning fire Friday damaged a home just north of Columbia.Firefighters responded to a duplex just before 1 a.m. on Country Squire Court, just off North Creasy Springs Road.Crews found smoke coming from the home and flames in the kitchen, according
Man arrested after police find five large bags of marijuana
They arrested Mark Hill, 59, on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance. Hill is being held on $15,000 cash bond at the Randolph County jail.
I-70 bridge crash causes major traffic backup
BOONE COUNTY, Mo. - A four-vehicle crash on the Interstate 70 Missouri River bridge near Rocheport was causing a three-mile backup, the Missouri Department of Transportation said just before 6 p.m. Thursday.