Man hurt in Tuesday crash
A Sheldon man was injured in a motorcycle crash on Tuesday. According to a report from the Missouri State Highway Patrol, a two-vehicle accident occurred four miles northeast of Sheldon on Route DD at 9:50 a.m., involving a 1992 Buick driven by Tucker D. Ewing, 18, Nevada and a 1979 Suzuki motorcycle driven by Clinton L. Fowler, 70, Sheldon. The patrol said both vehicles were traveling eastbound, and as Fowler was making a left turn, Ewing attempted to pass. Fowler was transported by air ambulance to Freeman West in Joplin with serious injuries. Ewing suffered minor injuries.