Monroe County emergency personnel responded to two separate vehicles crashes late Sunday morning as light wintry precipitation fell on local roads, bridges and overpasses.
About 11:20 a.m., the Monroe County Sheriff’s Department assisted Monroe County EMS and the Red Bud Fire Department in responding to a single-vehicle crash in the area of 4877 State Route 159. The vehicle went off the road into a field. The occupants were two adults and a child. Injuries were believed minor.
Shortly before 11:45 a.m., Columbia police, fire department and EMS responded to a single-vehicle crash on I-255 eastbound at the J.B. Bridge. Responding agencies reported slick conditions on the bridge. No injuries were reported in the crash, which involved a vehicle with Missouri plates.