Man Serious Injured in Bates County Accident

The Missouri Highway Patrol, with the assistance of the Bates County Sheriff’s Office, responded to a one-car accident on I49 South of mile marker 126.2 in Bates County on Friday, May 27th at 6:53pm.

The accident occurred when a 2010 Toyota, driven by Noah Weaver, 26 of Overland Park Kansas, travelled off the roadway, struck a guardrail end and overturned.

Mr. Weaver sustained serious injuries and was taken by air EMS to Research Medical Center in Kansas City.

The Toyota was towed from the scene by Douty’s Tow of Butler.