Melvin D. Turner, 24, of Kansas City was traveling southbound on Interstate Hwy 29 in Platte County when the vehicle suddenly swerved and struck a semi truck also traveling southbound.  The vehicle then careened off the side-rail and off the left side of the roadway where it struck the median cable barrier.  Turner was transported to North Kansas City Hospital and sustained moderate injuries.  Charles Calvert also of Kansas City, and a passenger with Turner was also taken to North Kansas City Hospital with minor injuries.

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