MISSISSIPPI County, Mo. -- Two Stoddard County men sustained moderate injuries in a one-vehicle wreck in Mississippi County on I- 57 at 6:10 a.m. Friday, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
The patrol states Robert W. Paine, 28, of Bernie, was northbound at the 20.8 mile marker on I-57 when his 2003 Dodge Ram slid on ice. The driver reportedly overcorrected, slid off the right side of the highway and overturned.
Both Paine and a passenger, Brian K. Palmer, 36, of Advance were wearing their seat belts at the time of the accident. Both were taken by private convenance to Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston for treatment.