Driver rear-ends Ford Focus stopped for traffic on Missouri 32
Posted on Monday, November 2nd, 2020
PARK HILLS, MO – A 52-year-old driver failed to slow down and rear-ended a 2017 Ford Focus on Missouri 32 east of Pine Ridge Trail on Saturday night.
According to Missouri State Highway Patrol, Daniel Cooper was driving a 2005 Chevrolet 1500 when he struck a Focus that was stopped due to traffic. The driver of the Focus was identified as 72-year-old Ronald Leach.
A passenger in the Focus, 70-year-old Colleen Leach, was transported to Parkland Health Center South for minor injuries.
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