Sep 20, 2022

Missouri woman injured after car strikes semi's trailer

Posted Sep 20, 2022 7:12 PM

BUCHANAN COUNTY —One person was injured in an accident just after 6a.m. Tuesday in Buchanan County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a 2016 Nissan Altima driven by Melysa E. Olney, 30, Stanberry, was northbound on Highway 752 south of Interstate 229 in St. Joseph.

The car crossed the centerline and struck the driver side trailer of a southbound 2013 Kenworth semi driven by Clyde V. Richardson, 63, St. Joseph.

Buchanan County EMS transported to Olney to Mosaic Life Care. Richardson was not injured. Both drivers were properly restrained, according to the MSHP.