A mother and her son were hurt in an accident Tuesday afternoon.
The Missouri Highway Patrol says a pickup truck driven by 40-year-old Jeremy Hansen of Pleasant Hill, Illinois was clipped by a dump truck driven by 77-year-old William Brown of Whiteside, Missouri.
The accident happened at 4:20 p.m. Tuesday on the northbound Highway 61 ramp to Highway 47 at Troy. The patrol said the Hansen vehicle was stopped in traffic when the dump truck tried to go around it.
Thirty-five-year-old Melissa Hansen and seven-year-old Codee Hansen had minor injuries and were taken to Lincoln County Medical Center. Authorities reported all occupants of the two vehicles were wearing seat belts.