Elderly man seriously hurt in Monday evening crash

Elderly man seriously hurt in Monday evening crash
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BUTLER COUNTY, MO (KAIT) - A crash in Southeast Missouri seriously hurt an elderly man Monday evening.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the crash happened on Butler County Road 488 about four miles south of Poplar Bluff.

The report says James F. Tubb, 79, of Neelyville, MO drove his 2007 Ford Ranger into the path of a 1999 Buick Park Avenue at around 6 p.m.

An ambulance took the man to the Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center.

The report states he didn't have a seatbelt on.

The impact totaled both vehicles.

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