Around 4 p.m. the afternoon of Wednesday, July 24, officers responded to an accident on Highway 61 near Cyrene.
The single-vehicle accident occurred when a Ford SUV travelling northbound on the highway blew one of the rear tires. According to Pike County Sheriff Stephen Korte, the driver of the vehicle lost control and travelled off the right side of the roadway. The SUV overturned.
Although the Missouri State Highway Patrol did not have a report of the accident available, it was believed there were no injuries to any passengers of the vehicle.