Jan 15, 2022 1:00 PM

Woman, 9-year-old hospitalized after SUV slides into ditch

Posted Jan 15, 2022 1:00 PM

HOLT COUNTY—Two people were injured in an accident just before 11:30p.m. Friday in Holt County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a 2009 Chevy Traverse driven by Sylvana Y. Meza, 29, Springdale, Arkansas, was northbound on Interstate 29 two miles south of Craig. 

The SUV began to slide on the snow covered road. It traveled off the road into a ditch and came to rest in a culvert.

Atchison-Holt ambulance transported Meza and a 9-year-old passenger to Mosaic. The child was not properly restrained, according to the MSHP.