By Marlana Smith
Three people were injured in a three vehicle accident east of Anabel, Tuesday, April 17, at 7:41 a.m., on US 36 .5 miles east of Anabel.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol crash report, Jessica L McClintock, 31, Shelbina, driving a 2010 Chevrolet Malibu, and Travis C Thrasher, 41, Clarence, driving a 1989 International Dump Truck, westbound were slowed for traffic, when Christopher M Dilallo, 56, Shelbyville, driving a 2014 Dodge Grand Caravan, failed to yield and struck McClintock in the rear. After contact McClintock slid into the side of Thrasher.
James E Friedman, 79, Shelbyville, an occupant in the Caravan was transported by Macon County Ambulance to Samaritan Memorial Hospital with serious injuries.
Dilallo was transported by Macon County Ambulance to Samaritan Memorial Hospital with moderate injuries, and McClintock was transported by private auto to Samaritan Memorial Hospital with minor injuries.
All involved in the accident were wearing seat belts.
The Caravan was the only vehicle totaled. The Malibu sustained moderate damage and the dump truck sustained minor damage.
The MSHP was assisted by Macon County Sheriff’s Department, Shelby County Sheriff’s Department and Clarence Police Department.