UPDATE: No casualties in Route B multi-car pile up
BOONE COUNTY - Three people are in the hospital with minor to moderate injuries after a multi-car pile up in Columbia.
It happened around 2:30 Sunday afternoon at Route B at Ketterer Road, according to Boone County Joint Communications.
Jose Rodriguez, Holly Lang and Justin Ray were all transported to University Hospital.
Three cars were involved in the accident. It occurred as a northbound traveling Nissan was stopped in traffic trying to make a left hand turn. A Honda traveling northbound struck the Nissan. A Kia traveling southbound also struck the Nissan.
When arriving on the scene, two badly damaged cars were in the intersection. Another car that had front end damage was off to the side of the road.
Two of the vehicles were totaled.
Route B is now back open.
(Editor's Note: KOMU 8 News will continue to update this story as information becomes available.)