Semi truck crashes over guard rail on US-63
COLUMBIA- A semi truck crashed over a guard rail on U-63 by E. Friendship Church Rd. late Monday night.
The semi-truck was traveling southbound on US-63. The 63-year-old driver, from Shelbyville, was taken to the hospital with moderate injuries. The semi-truck was carrying sugar beet pellets.
Upon impact, the guard rail was completely destroyed. US-63 was closed for part of Monday night, but reopened early Tuesday morning.
Missouri State Highway Patrol was investigating the crash.
Editor's note: This story has been updated to include new information about the driver released by MSHP.