Platte Township, MO (April 13, 2020) – A motor vehicle accident on Saturday left one person injured, according to police.

At 11:23 p.m., on April 11, the Missouri State Highway Patrol responded to the scene of an auto collision on Missouri State Highway 92. Reports indicate that 18-year-old Aaron Godinez was traveling south along North Start Avenue in a 2007 Dodge when he drove his vehicle into the intersection at Missouri State Highway 92.

Godinez’s vehicle collided with a 2011 Hyundai, which was driven by 59-year-old Betty Woollums. 

Woollums suffered serious injuries in the collision and was transported via ambulance to Liberty Hospital for treatment.

At this time, MHP is investigating.

Our thoughts are with Ms. Betty Woollums, her family, and anyone else who was affected by this accident.

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