(Willow Springs) – Two Howell County residents were injured Monday morning after a two-vehicle accident on Highway 63 near Willow Springs.
The accident happened at 10:30 AM five miles south of Willow Springs, when the eastbound vehicle driven by 27-year-old Marty Kester of Willow Springs attempted to pull onto the highway and struck a northbound vehicle driven by 28-year-old Jackie Johnsen of West Plains in the driver’s side door. Both vehicle ran off-road after impact.
Kester suffered moderate injuries and was taken to Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains by private vehicle. Johnsen suffered serious injuries and was taken to Ozarks Medical Center by Willow Springs Ambulance.