California man seriously injured in Pulaski County rollover truck accident

ST. ROBERT, MO (PULASKI COUNTY) – A man from California was seriously injured yesterday in Pulaski County after a semi-truck rolled over on I-44, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.

The crash happened in the westbound lanes of the interstate, near the 159 milepost, at about 5:20 p.m. when a 2019 International semi-truck went off the right side of the road and flipped over.

The driver of the truck, 34-year-old Jon R. Lewis, of Lancaster, California, was airlifted to the hospital in Columbia with serious injuries. He was reportedly wearing his seatbelt when the accident happened.

The truck was totaled in the accident.

No other injuries were reported in the collision.

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