Construction worker struck by "Closed Campus" sign on MU campus

5 years 10 months 5 days ago Friday, September 05 2014 Sep 5, 2014 Friday, September 05, 2014 2:14:00 PM CDT September 05, 2014 in News
By: Kaitlin Rounds, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - A "Closed Campus" sign struck a construction worker around 9 a.m. Friday, Sept. 5 at Rollins Street and Missouri Avenue on the MU campus.

According to Capt. Brian Weimer with University of Missouri Police Department, a vehicle hit the sign, and the sign then struck the construction worker. The driver left the scene, and MUPD has not been in contact with the driver.

Weimer said the victim was taken to University Hospital. Police have not released the name of the victim. 

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