Imperial woman injured in Vogel Road accident, other driver arrested

An Imperial woman was injured in an accident on Vogel Road at Miller Road near Arnold Monday night. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 40-year-old Christopher Silvers of Springtown, Texas was driving a 2004 Dodge Ram was driving north on Vogel and failed to stop at a red light at Miller and struck a 2014 Chevy Spark driven by a 16-year-old juvenile. While the teenager was not injured, a passenger in her car, 38-year-old Virginia Puff of Imperial was taken by ambulance to Mercy Hospital South with moderate injuries. The accident took place at 10 o’clock Monday night.

Silvers was arrested with faces several charges including Tampering with a Motor Vehicle, Felony Leaving the Scene of a Motor Vehicle Crash, and several other charges stemming from his home state of Texas.