News: Driver hurt after crash with semi truck in St. Joseph

BUCHANAN COUNTY, MO – A Stanberry woman was injured in a collision with a semi truck on Highway 752 in Buchanan County on Tuesday morning, reports the MSHP.

The accident took place near 6:05 a.m. on 752 south of I-229 when a Nissan Altima driven by 30-year-old Melysa Olney crossed the centerline and crashed into a Kenworth tractor trailer. The semi’s driver had been able to attempt to evade, causing the Nissan to hit the driver’s side door.

Olney was taken to Mosaic Life Care in St. Joseph with moderate injuries. The driver of the truck did not report any injuries.

Collisions involving commercial vehicles can very quickly cause serious and severe consequences. If you’ve been involved in this type of accident, getting quality legal advocates will give you the best chance at getting the results you want. The experienced Kansas City auto accident attorneys at the McCallister Law Firm want to help you. Contact us online to get your free, no-obligation consultation, or give us a call at 816-931-2229 to find out more about what we can do for you.

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