Austin D. Stuart Injured in Motorcycle Accident in Audrain County, MO
Audrain County, MO -- May 18, 2020, a motorcycle accident on Monday afternoon injured 19-year-old Austin D. Stuart in Audrain County, Missouri.
The crash happened at about 12:35 p.m. on Missouri Route N, just two miles south of Martinsburg. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Stuart traveled southbound on a 2004 Honda CBR 600 when he failed to negotiate a curve in the road. The motorcycle crossed the median, then slid off the left side of the roadway. The CBR 600 hit a ditch, and Stuart was ejected from the bike.
Paramedics transported Stuart to University Hospital in Columbia with moderate injuries. The motorcycle was totaled in the crash. Trooper C. W. Reichert is the investigating officer.