Boston Stark, Brandon Stark, Brianna Stark, Cabool MO, injuries, Mashyla Duke, Mercy Hospital, Missouri State Highway Patrol, Mo. Route M., one-vehicle crash, overturned, pickup truck, power pole, Stark family, Texas County MO
Cabool, Mo — Four Cabool residents suffered serious injury here early this morning when their vehicle went off the road and hit a power pole on Missouri Route M, 8 miles north of here in Texas County.
Missouri State Highway Patrol said Brandon W. Stark, 30, of Cabool was driving a ’01 Ford F-150 pickup when the accident occurred at 5:48 a.m. today.
His three passengers, all children, are reported to have suffered serious injury in the crash and have all been hospitalized. Mashyla D. Duke, 10, and Boston L. Stark, 8, were flown to Mercy Hospital in Springfield along with the driver Brandon W. Stark. The third child, Brianna K. Stark, 8, was first taken to Texas County Hospital in Houston and then sent by ambulance to Mercy.
Update: Mashyla’s condition was upgraded to “fair” Wednesday, and Brandon’s remained “serious,” as reported by a Mercy Hospital spokesman. No information was available on Boston or Brianna, both 8 years old.
Missouri State Highway Patrol said the pickup truck overturned when it hit the power pole.