Alonzo Barrientos, 18, Seriously Injured in Crash Involving Train on Washington Avenue in Purdy

Teen Flown to Hospital after Barry County Crash on Washington Avenue

Alonzo Barrientos

Alonzo Barrientos, 18, Seriously Injured in Crash Involving Train on Washington Avenue in Purdy

Purdy, Illinois (January 20, 2018) – A male teenager was airlifted to a hospital following a collision with a train Friday afternoon in Purdy, Barry County, according to a Missouri State Patrol.

The crash took place at about 12:55 p.m. Friday, January 19, on Washington Avenue in Purdy.

According to the state patrol, 18-year-old Alonzo Barrientos, of Purdy was driving a pickup truck eastbound at a crossing on Washington Avenue when he failed to yield to a southbound Arkansas & Missouri Railroad train. The train the struck Barrientos car.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol said that Barrientos suffered serious injuries and was flown to Mercy Hospital Springfield for treatment.

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