Driver crashes into Missouri Highway Patrol headquarters after medical emergency

ST. JOSEPH, MO – A woman careened into Missouri State Highway Patrol’s Troop H headquarters after passing out behind the wheel Tuesday afternoon.

According to KQ2, the driver was attempting to make a turn on the Belt Highway when she briefly lost consciousness. Her vehicle hit the curb and drove through the lawn before striking Troop H Headquarters.

No injuries were sustained as a result of the crash itself. However, the woman was transported to Mosaic Life Care as a precaution.

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