Jan 04, 2020 10:19 PM

2 men from St. Joseph hospitalized after rear-end crash

Posted Jan 04, 2020 10:19 PM

BUCHANAN COUNTY— Two people were injured in an accident just after 1:30p.m. Saturday in Buchanan County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a 2006 Chrysler Town and Country driven by William R. Coffman, 54, St. Joseph, was southbound on Interstate 29 in St. Joseph. 

The van rear-ended a 2011 Chevy Silverado driven by Trynon D. Bigham, 30,  St. Joseph, that had slowed for traffic.

A private vehicle transported Coffman and Bigham to Mosaic Life Care. Both drivers were properly restrained at the time of the accident, according to the MSHP.