A Fulton police officer is in the hospital recovering from serious injuries suffered during a fireworks accident.
According to the Fulton Police Department Officer Tommy Barker was at a family gathering near Jefferson City on Tuesday in the late afternoon when he suffered the injuries.
Barker has been with the department for over ten years and remained hospitalized as of 3 yesterday (Wednesday) afternoon.
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Fulton Man and Woman Moderately Injured in Callaway County Accident A Fulton man and woman have moderate injuries after a two-car accident in Callaway the morning of Tuesday, September 19th. According to the Missouri Highway Patrol it happened on Route Z at County Road 108. A vehicle driven by 23-year-old Douglas Perkins of Bowling Green…Continue Reading
KWWR Sports Report 9/19/23 Cardinals starting pitcher Adam Wainwright reached a major milestone last night (Tuesday) at Busch Stadium as he collected his 200th career win. Wainwright pitched seven innings of four-hit ball in a vintage performance leading St. Louis to a 1-0 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers. John Rooney had the call as Cardinals…Continue Reading