Nov 13, 2019 5:50 PM

Missouri man hospitalized after pickup rear-ends John Deere tractor

Posted Nov 13, 2019 5:50 PM

MERCER COUNTY — One person was injured in an accident just before 6:30a.m. Wednesday in Mercer County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a 1998 GMC pickup driven by Shawn D. Simms, 45, Mercer, was eastbound on Route M just east of Mercer. The pickup rear-ended a 1962 John Deere Tractor driven by David A. Stark, 60, Mercer.

Mercer County ambulance transported Simms to Liberty Hospital. Stark was not injured. Sims was not wearing a seat belt, according to the MSHP.