COLUMBUS – Multiple people are injured following a two-vehicle accident on Friday afternoon.
A little before 1:30 PM, Columbus Fire and Rescue and the Platte County Sheriff’s Department responded to reports of a collision along Highway 30, just outside of Behlen Manufacturing. The two vehicles involved had come to rest in-between the eastbound and westbound lanes, causing traffic to be slowed in both directions.
Officials at the scene confirmed that there were multiple injuries as a result of the accident, but the exact number of injured parties and the severity of the injuries are unknown at this time. The accident is currently under investigation by the Platte County Sheriff’s Department.