Two Children Died After Vehicle is Swept off a Bridge

This past Saturday, a vehicle was swept off a low-water bridge that runs over a creek referred to as Little White Water Creek on Bollinger County Road 356. This is located approximately five miles southeast of Patton. Emergency personnel looked for the family in the water. While 33 year-old Jacob Luttrull and a two year old were injured during this incident, officials confirmed that two young children, unfortunately, did not survive the incident. The two year old was flown to a St. Louis area hospital with serious injuries and Luttrull was transported to a Cape Girardeau Hospital.

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