A semi tractor trailer plowed into the back of a passenger car on U.S. 61 in Hannibal, MO, on Thursday, April 12. According to the Hannibal Courier-Post, both vehicles were traveling south on U.S. 61 near Highway MM when the accident occurred. No serious injuries were reported, but a Marion County Ambulance was on the scene. Details of the cause of the crash were not immediately available.
TRUCK ACCIDENT FAST FACT: According to TruckingInfo.net, injuries sustained in a motor vehicle or truck accident may not present for months, even years, following an accident. Medical research indicates that the delay of injury symptoms is the norm; approximately 75% of accident victims remain symptomatic for a minimum of six months after an accident.
(Photo credit: Danny Henley / Courier-Post)