Sunday traffic accident on Hwy 67 at Montauk injures two

Two people were injured in a two-vehicle accident on Highway 67 at Montauk Drive on Sunday afternoon. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 68-year-old Madonna Sitzes of Bonne Terre was driving a 2022 GMC Terrain and was driving onto Highway 67 from Montauk and pulled into the path of a 2006 Nissan Murano driven by 34-year-old Melissa Armes of DeSoto. Sitzes was taken by ambulance to Mercy Hospital Jefferson with moderate injuries, while Armes drove herself to Mercy Jefferson with minor injuries. The accident took place around 1:48 Sunday morning.