A serious accident occurred in Maries County, Monday, September 25, at 11:53 a.m., on MO Hwy 133, 1.5 miles east of the MO Hwy 42 junction.

A serious accident occurred in Maries County, Monday, September 25, at 11:53 a.m., on MO Hwy 133, 1.5 miles east of the MO Hwy 42 junction. Jeremy Morgan, age 27, from Meta, was northbound in a 2004 Chevrolet Silverado when he attempted to pass another vehicle. He struck a 2013 Toyota Corolla, driven by Doris Humphrey, age 70, from Meta, head-on. The Chevrolet travelled off the left side of the roadway coming to rest. The Toyota travelled off of the right side of the roadway, overturning before coming to rest. Humphrey sustained serious injuries and was transported by Dixon Ambulance to Capital Regional Medical Center in Jefferson City. Both cars were totaled.