advertisement

Two injured in accident on Ballenger Lane

Friday, February 1, 2008 | 7:48 p.m. CST; updated 12:50 a.m. CST, Tuesday, December 2, 2008

Two Columbia residents were injured early Friday afternoon after a two-car accident on Ballenger Road, police said.

Lanesha Rhodes, 23, was driving north on Ballenger Lane when she started to make a left turn onto Rice Road, then decided to turn right instead. Robin Harris, 49, was driving behind Rhodes and was unable to avoid hitting her vehicle during the attempted turn, said officer Curtis Perkins.

Rhodes and her passenger, Jermira Jones, 21, were both injured in the accident. Rhodes was taken to Boone Hospital and was later released. Jones was taken to University of Missouri Hospital; she was later listed in fair condition. Both Harris and the third passenger in Rhodes’ car, Heather Loveall, 28, were uninjured in the accident.

Rhodes was issued summons for careless and imprudent driving and operating a motor vehicle without a valid driver’s license.


Like what you see here? Become a member.


Show Me the Errors (What's this?)

Report corrections or additions here. Leave comments below here.

You must be logged in to participate in the Show Me the Errors contest.


Comments

Leave a comment

Speak up and join the conversation! Make sure to follow the guidelines outlined below and register with our site. You must be logged in to comment. (Our full comment policy is here.)

  • Don't use obscene, profane or vulgar language.
  • Don't use language that makes personal attacks on fellow commenters or discriminates based on race, religion, gender or ethnicity.
  • Use your real first and last name when registering on the website. It will be published with every comment. (Read why we ask for that here.)
  • Don’t solicit or promote businesses.

We are not able to monitor every comment that comes through. If you see something objectionable, please click the "Report comment" link.

You must be logged in to comment.

Forget your password?

Don't have an account? Register here.

advertisements