A Bond County Deputy, Bond County EMS, and Mulberry Grove Firefighters responded Sunday, at 12:40 p.m., to the scene of a two-vehicle accident on the Mulberry Grove Road about one mile north of Mulberry Grove. According to the accident report, Kelly M. Neisler, age 49, of Mulberry Grove, was southbound on the Mulberry Grove Road in a Dodge truck and Eddie D. Heard, age 64, also of Mulberry Grove, was northbound, in a Pontiac Grand Pree.
Neisler allegedly attempted to make a left turn into a private drive and turned in front of the Heard car. Heard attempted to stop and swerved to miss the truck but the two vehicles collided. There was damage to the right sides of both vehicles. Eddie Heard was ARCHed from the scene to St. Louis University Hospital.