Three people injured, one seriously, in Cole County crash

Three people are injured, one seriously, in a Cole County crash.  The Missouri State Highway Patrol says a vehicle driven by Jakob McKandles, 25, of Holts Summit, tried to cross Route B at Ashbury Way Thursday night.  Troopers say McKandles failed to yield and was hit by a pickup truck.  McKandles wasn’t injured, but three of his passengers were.  Alex Bax of Jefferson City was flown to University Hospital in Columbia with serious injuries.  Ashlee Stone, 24, of Holts Summit and a one-year-old girl, also of Holts Summit, were taken to University Hospital with moderate injuries.

The driver of the pickup, Zachary Bond, 22, of Eugene, wasn’t injured.