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One man is seriously injured after his motorcycle is hit by a pickup truck in Sedalia. The Sedalia Police Department reports the collision happened Wednesday evening on Thompson Boulevard near 10th Street. Police say Treigh Wilborn was headed south on Thompson when a pickup truck, driven by Carlos Lopez, entered his path. Wilborn suffered serious injuries and taken to a local hospital by ambulance.
An overnight fire damages a home just east of Jefferson City’s downtown. Crews were called to a vacant, two-story structure in the 400 block of E. Capitol Avenue on Saturday night just before 10 p.m. By the time crews arrived, fire was showing from several windows at the rear of the structure.
A Columbia man is charged with murder in connection with an overdose death. Sean Rogers, 40, is charged with second-degree murder and two counts of delivery of a controlled substance. He was arraigned Thursday and is currently being held without bond but has a bond hearing set for September 28.
The District invites you to downtown Columbia this weekend for their first-ever Wellness Weekend. The group hosts about 14 events a year to celebrate local businesses. But this is the first time they’ve hosted one with a wellness theme. Downtown CID (Community Improvement District) Executive Director Nickie Davis says this will be the first time they’ve been able to focus on those downtown businesses that offer things like yoga and massage.