47-year-old driver rear-ends Nissan truck on northbound I-55

ST. LOUIS, MO – A 47-year-old driver rear-ended a 1996 Nissan Hardbody truck on northbound I-55 south of Reavis Barracks Road on Sunday night.

According to Missouri State Highway Patrol, Enrique Cervantes Tapia, 47, was traveling northbound in a 2006 Nissan Titan on I-55 and failed to keep a proper lookout. He rear-ended the Hardbody truck around 10:40 p.m.

The other driver, 37-year-old Audain V. Morales, was transported to Mercy Hospital South for minor injuries.

Both drivers were wearing their seat belts at the time of the crash.

Each Nissan truck sustained extensive damages in the crash.

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