(West Plains) – No major injuries were reported Monday night after a two-vehicle accident in West Plains.
The accident happened at 7:42 PM at the intersection of W. Main and Monks Streets, when the northbound vehicle driven by 38-year-old Eric Culton of West Plains failed to stop at a stop sign at the intersection and hit the rear of the vehicle driven by 54-year-old Eric Welchman of West Plains, which was eastbound on Main St.
Neither driver nor a passenger in Welchman’s vehicle sustained injuries. Culton was cited for a stop sign violation and failing to provide proof of insurance.
The usage of a cell phone while driving was cited as the reason behind the accident.