UNION, MO – A 16-year-old driver rear-ended a 2018 Jeep Renegade on westbound US-50 east of Route UU on Friday morning.
Police report the Jeep was slowing down to make a left-hand turn when a 2007 Honda CR-V struck it from behind around 9:03 a.m. It is unclear why the Honda rear-ended the Jeep.
The driver of the Jeep, identified as 56-year-old Marcella Bolzenius, was transported to Mercy Hospital Washington for moderate injuries sustained in the crash.
Both vehicles were totaled in the crash.
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