TYPE OF INCIDENT: Injury Pedestrian Traffic Crash
DATE & TIME OCCURRED: 1/22/2015 @ 12:51
DATE & TIME REPORTED: Same
ACCIDENT LOCATION: Mo 163 (Providence Rd)/Nifong Blvd
DRIVER 1: Ward, Blake C Age: 19
Columbia, Mo Injured: None Seat Belt: Yes
PEDESTRIAN 1: Darling, Darryl N Age:20
Columbia, Mo Injured:Yes
DETAILS OF INCIDENT:
Crash occurred when vehicle 1, a 96 Isuzu Rodeo, was traveling south on Mo 163 (Providence Rd) crossing Nifong and pedestrian 1 was crossing Mo 163 (Providence) westbound just south of Nifong. Driver of vehicle 1 did not see pedestrian 1 and struck pedestrian 1.
Pedestrian 1 was transported from the scene to the University of Missouri Hospital. At the time of this release, Pedestrian 1's condition is listed as stable and is being treated for non-life threatening injuries.
Impairment by drugs and/or alcohol by driver 1 is not a factor. Further Careless driving and/or violation of the traffic signal by driver 1 is not believed to be a factor.
Initial investigation revealed pedestrian 1 was crossing Mo 163 (Providence Rd) at Nifong in the crosswalk but in violation of the pedestrian crossing signal.
Summons/Charges: Pending investigation