Rosendale Man Seriously Injured In US-71 Crash

A crash involving a Kobota Tractor and a Peterbilt Dump Truck in Andrew County yesterday sent one to the hospital. Derek Holt, 39, of Rosendale was southbound on US Highway 71, 10 miles northwest of Savannah in a tractor. Ryan Eckstein, 34, of Ravenwood popped over the hill behind Holt in a dump truck, attempted to slow down but rear ended the tractor.

Holt was ejected from the tractor on impact. Holt was not wearing a seatbelt. Holt was taken to Mosaic Life Care in St. Joseph by Andrew County EMS with serious injuries.