2 injured in crash involving fire truck in Fair Grove

Published: Apr. 5, 2018 at 12:46 PM CDT
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The Missouri Highway Patrol is investigating a crash in Fair Grove involving three vehicles, including a fire truck.

The crash happened at U.S. 65 and Highway CC around the noon-hour.

Investigators say the driver of a pickup failed to yield, crashing into an Ebenezer Fire Department truck. The pickup then slide into another vehicle, pinning a man standing on the side of the road. He suffered serious injuries. The driver of the pickup suffered minor injuries.

Investigators tell us the fire truck was heading to a grass fire off of Morgan Lane. Firefighters evacuated homes in that area because of the fire. Fair Grove, Ebenezer, Willard, Walnut Grove and Ash Grove responded.