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Oct. 1, 2012POLO, MO |  By: Nuelle

Polo Accident

Four people were seriously injured in a two vehicle accident 3 miles west of Polo Saturday afternoon.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol...49 year old Kenneth, 48 year old Sheri and their daughter 15 year old Lorna Pierson of Plattsburg were traveling west on M116 road when they crossed the center line. The vehicle then struck 54 year old Richard day and his grandson 7 year old Aden Mcdowell from Lathrop head on. Pierson's vehicle spun around and came to rest on the south side of the road while Day's vehicle came to rest at the point of impact blocking the road for one hour. Pierson was taken by ambulance to Heartland Regional Medical Center; Sheri Pierson was airlifted to Heartland, and their daughter Lorna was taken to Liberty Hospital. Day was also taken to Liberty Hospital and his grandson was airlifted to Children's Mercy Hospital. All four were wearing seatbelts and suffered serious injuries.