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Ripley County, MO

State police investigate crash involving sheriff's car

RIPLEY COUNTY, MO - (KFVS) Troopers with the Missouri Highway Patrol are investigating a crash involving a Ripley County Sheriff's Department vehicle.

According to the highway patrol's crash report, 29-year-old Benjamin Hall was driving a 2000 Chevrolet they identify as a Ripley County sheriff's vehicle. The highway patrol says another vehicle, a 1999 Ford driven by 27-year-old Ronald Arnold of Doniphan, crossed over the center line of US 160 east of Fairdealing and hit the sheriff's department vehicle.

The highway patrol says the Hall tried to avoid the oncoming vehicle but could not get out of the way.

Both Ronald Arnold and Benjamin Hall received minor injuries. A passenger in Arnold's vehicle received moderate injuries.

The crash happened just after 7:30 Thursday evening.

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