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Driver injured after wrong-way crash on I-29

One person was injured Monday morning in a wrong-way crash on Interstate 29 just north of St. Joseph.

Posted: Jul 20, 2020 2:23 PM
Updated: Jul 21, 2020 7:49 AM

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) One person was injured Monday morning in a wrong-way crash on Interstate 29 just north of St. Joseph.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the crash happened at 10:17 a.m. when 74-year-old James Gossett drove north onto the southbound lanes.

The wrong-way Chevy Blazer collided with a semi-truck as it swerved to get out of the way. The Blazer overturned and landed on its top. Gossett suffered moderate injuries.

The driver of the semi was not hurt.

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