33-year-old driver injured after rear-ending a semi on US-61

IMPERIAL, MO – Kyle Harrison, 33, sustained moderate injuries after rear-ending a semi on southbound US-61 on Tuesday afternoon.

According to Missouri State Highway Patrol, Harrison was traveling southbound on US-61 just north of Imperial Main Street in a 1993 Mercy Cougar when he failed to slow down for a stopped semi at a red light. The Mercy rear-ended the semi and was totaled.

Harrison was transported to Mercy Hospital South.

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