Jun 26, 2020 9:00 AM

Woman from St. Joseph hospitalized after 2-vehicle crash

Posted Jun 26, 2020 9:00 AM

BUCHANAN COUNTY—One person was injured in an accident just after 5p.m. Thursday in Buchanan County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a 2012 Toyota passenger vehicle driven by Lucas D. Lanning, 38, St. Joseph, was southbound in the passing lane of U.S. 169 in St. Joseph. 

The driver changed lanes and the Toyota struck the front of a 2004 Chevy passenger vehicle driven by Virginia A. Hanway, 68, St. Jospeh, who was in the center turn lane.

A private vehicle transported Hanway to Mosaic Life Care. Lanning was not injured. Both drivers were properly restrained at the time of the accident, according to the MSHP.