Semi Truck Driver Injured in Accident

5 years 7 months 1 week ago June 11, 2011 Jun 11, 2011 Saturday, June 11 2011 Saturday, June 11, 2011 11:43:00 AM CDT in Breaking News
By: Peter Terpstra
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COLUMBIA - The driver of a semi truck veered off the right hand side of I-70 eastbound at Woodland School Road Saturday morning.


According to Sgt. Brent Drummond of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the truck traveled off the road and struck a guard rail.


The vehicle finally came to rest against an overpass at mile marker 109 on I-70. The driver, Edward Smith of Decatur, Ill., sustained moderate injuries and was taken to University Hospital in Columbia.


No others were injured in the accident.

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