Miami Co. woman injured in Missouri crash


JAMESPORT, Mo., (WDTN) — A woman from Miami County was injured in a crash in Missouri involving a multi-passenger van and a tractor-trailer.

The accident happened at the intersection of Highway 6 and Highway NN in Jamestown around 2:30 p.m. Friday.

Troopers said the van failed to yield at a stop sign at the intersection when it was hit by a semi.

According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, ten people were injured as a result of the wreck.

The driver of the van was identified as 41-year-old Wanda Harris of Casstown, Ohio, in Miami County.

Several children in the van were also hurt. Their injuries range from serious to minor.

The semi driver, identified as 45-year-old Juan Castro Garcia of Kansas City, Kansas suffered minor injuries.

Troopers are still investigating. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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