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Mid-Mo man hurt in freak trailer accident

A man from Stover is hurt when a trailer comes loose and crashes into his car. 57 – year old Russell Sharp was hurt when the trailer being pulled by a 15 – year old driver on Highway – 52 was hit by another truck and came loose. The trailer …

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Farm accident kills child

A two-year-old dies in a Moniteau County farm accident. The sheriff’s department says the little boy was run over by a skid steer on Mullins Road near Latham yesterday (tue). Investigators say it looks like an accident. This is the second small child killed in Moniteau County this week. A …

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Wing Ding moves inside to beat the weather

The Wing Ding fundraiser for the Gibbs Center in Jefferson City has moved. It was to be held outdoors at the Millbottom tonight from 6-8pm. But because of a rainy forecast, it will now be held at the Jaycees Fairgrounds. Tickets benefit the Gibbs Center and their work with Cerebral …

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** NEW INFORMATION ** Man shot by JCPD is named

A deadly officer-involved shooting in Jefferson City. Police say officers learned a man was threatening to hurt a woman at a home on East Dunklin a little after midnight (tue). 40 year old John R. Loaiza allegedly threatened the officers, and asked if they wanted to die. The officers say …

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Don’t forget to plug in the bus!

You might just catch a ride on a quiet electric bus in Jefferson City in the future. Transit Director Mark Mehmert is asking a manufacturer for a loaner to try out. He admits some Mid-Missourians might have heard about an electric bus that caught fire in Columbia… But that turned …

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JCMO woman faces charges in September DWI crash

A woman who was involved in a car crash last month now faces DWI charges. 29 – year old Heather Horn of Jefferson City is accused of driving drunk when she hit two cars on West Main September 15th. Horn was lying next to her car when she ran off …

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East St. Louis crew busted after robbing store in Mall

Officers chase a car from Jefferson City into Fulton after the people inside allegedly stole $3,000 worth of merchandise from a Dillard’s. Police say they tried pulling the suspected getaway car over Tuesday afternoon on Highway 50 near Dix Road. The driver allegedly kept going on 50 before eventually getting …

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Child dies in Moniteau home fire

A four-year-old is dead after a fire. Moniteau County deputies say they learned a small child was caught in a trailer on fire in McGirk yesterday (mon). They eventually got the child out, but the victim would not survive. Three deputies went to the hospital for smoke inhalation, after trying …

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Fire damages JCMO home

A Jefferson City home is heavily damaged in a fire that started on a deck. Firefighters were called out around 9 last night to Dunford Street. Fire was coming from the house when they arrived, but everyone had gotten out safely. One person had minor injuries.  Firefighters worked to make …

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