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Two Hurt After Crash At James River And Scenic

Some pictures of the wreck on Eastbound James River Freeway today, 09/30/2013. Pictures were taken from the South Scenic Avenue Bridge over James River Freeway. Traffic picture was looking west at the eastbound lanes. Image by Preston Browning

Two Hurt After Crash At James River And Scenic

By Jason Rima. CREATED Sep 30, 2013

Traffic is moving again after a near head-on crash this morning at James River and Scenic in Springfield.

Police say a car was headed westbound when the driver lost control, went through the median, and hit a pickup.

Two people were hurt.

Police say their injuries were not life-threatening.

Eastbound traffic was diverted at the West Bypass exit.


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Traffic on eastbound James River near Scenic is shutdown after an injury crash between two vehicles.

Police have diverted both eastbound lanes at James River and West Bypass so rescue crews can work.

Photos from KTTS listeners show traffic backed up past the West Bypass exit.

No word yet on the extent of injuries.


Jason Rima

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Anchor and Reporter for KTTS News since 1997. Jason provides the Ozarks with the morning Go-Patrol traffic report