Two Ava residents injured in single-vehicle crash here
Two teenagers from Ava were injured in a Dec. 29 single-vehicle crash in Ozark County, according to an Missouri State Highway Patrol online crash report. Denton S. Burnett and Riley J. Willis, both 18, were taken by ambulance to Cox South Medical Center in Springfield with what was described in the report as moderate injuries.
The accident occurred at 9:15 p.m. Friday on Highway 160 about 3 miles east of Isabella when the 1999 Chevrolet S-10 driven by Burnett traveled off the left side of the roadway and overturned, according to the report filed by Trooper A. R. Johnson. Both men were wearing seat belts, the report says. The vehicle was totaled.