On Wednesday, July 4, 2018 at 02:01a.m., Columbia Police Officer Drew Conn observed an auto collision that happened in front of him while on patrol.
The incident occurred when 16 year old Shawn Harrison of Columbia was operating a 2003 Dodge Durango north on Jamestown street.
Harrison lost control of his vehicle and struck a parked vehicle in the parking lot of Franklin Nissan.
The vehicle then turned on its side, slid down the roadway and then struck two more vehicles parked on lot.
All three vehicles were owned by dealership.
Debris from the collision also damaged a fourth vehicle on the lot.
Harrison was treated on scene by Adair County EMS and transported to TJ Health of Columbia.
CPD Officer Drew Conn is continuing the investigation.
At this time it is believed that driver fatigue is a contributing factor.
Harrison was not belted at time of collision.