Brumley man dead after hitting pole on MO 42
Posted on 16 June 2019 at 9:33pm
MILLER COUNTY - A Brumley man was pronounced dead at the scene of a single car accident on MO 42 east of Coker Road Saturday afternoon.
Troopers say Devon Frisbie, 21, was headed eastbound around 4:30 p.m. when he drifted off the right side of the highway, overcorrected and began skidding across the road. Frisbie's Chervolet Silverado then overturned and struck a utility pole.
Two arrested after alleged police pursuit, assault in Fulton
Posted on 16 June 2019 at 6:34pm
FULTON - Two Fulton residents were arrested Sunday afternoon after authorities say they resisted arrest.
Fulton Police attempted to stop Daniel Pittman Jr, 26, on Route F when he fled on an ATV, according to a news release.
Woman dies after Eldon golf cart crash
Posted on 16 June 2019 at 5:42pm
ELDON - A St. Charles woman has died from injuries sustained after a golf cart crash in Eldon Saturday.
Tisha Vanbarneveld, 47, was ejected from the vehicle after it veered off the left side of Unicorn Road and overturned just before 6 p.m. Saturday, according to the MSHP crash report.
State bill would allow outdoor cremations for public
Posted on 16 June 2019 at 3:50pm
JEFFERSON CITY (AP) — A bill dubbed the "Jedi Disposal Act" could soon make Missouri the first state to allow outdoor cremations.
The bill would allow licensed funeral directors to organize outdoor cremations at licensed crematoriums or private sites that have permits, The Kansas City Star reported . The bill got its name from the "Star Wars" movie franchise, in which two Jedi Knights are cremated in public ceremonies.
St. Louis Blues welcome home first Stanley Cup
Posted on 16 June 2019 at 11:20am
ST. LOUIS - Despite a few sprinkles on Saturday, downtown St. Louis was filled was crowds of people to celebrate the Blues first every Stanley Cup. The parade started on Market Street and went all the way to the Gateway Arch.
The party was scheduled to start at 7 p.m. but initially started after the Blues secured the cup on Wednesday night after game seven.
Father speaks out after missing child returned to his custody
Posted on 15 June 2019 at 9:59pm
COLUMBIA - The missing 5-year-old girl found safe in North Carolina this week is now back in her father's custody.
In an exclusive interview with KOMU 8 News Saturday, Tyler Bozeman identified the child as his daughter, Lily. He said the mother, Jillianne Pagano, took Lily.
Shelter Insurance Garden to start its summer free concert season
Posted on 15 June 2019 at 9:12pm
COLUMBIA - Shelter Insurance will hold its 43rd season of Concerts in the Garden series.
According to Shelter Insurance's website, this event has been held annually during the summer time for more than 50 years. It regularly draws more than 1,000 music lovers to Shelter Gardens to enjoy the events.
Five injured in Lake of the Ozarks boat explosion
Posted on 15 June 2019 at 7:56pm
MORGAN COUNTY - Five people were injured when a passenger boat exploded on the Lake of the Ozarks Saturday afternoon.
Troopers responded to reports of a boat explosion and flash fire at the Millstone Marina Gas dock just after 2:15 p.m., according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
Boonville man killed in Cooper County crash
Posted on 15 June 2019 at 5:20pm
COOPER COUNTY - One man is dead and another injured after a two vehicle collision in Cooper County Friday afternoon.
According to the MSHP crash report, a 2011 Jeep Wrangler driven by Richard Casanova, 75, and a 2011 Honda Odyssey driven by Leigh Snoddy, 31, both of Boonville, collided when both vehicles crossed the center line.
Callaway County vehicle chase leads to arrest
Posted on 15 June 2019 at 4:04pm
HATTON - One man is in custody after leading Callaway County Sheriff's deputies on a chase near Hatton Friday evening.
Deputies attempted to stop Jon Wagner, 49, of Moberly, for a traffic violation on State Road M near State Road E just after 10:30 p.m. Friday evening, according to a news release.