BOONE COUNTY, Mo. – A Columbia driver was sent to University Hospital after crashing her vehicle on Interstate 70 Saturday afternoon.

The Missouri Highway Patrol says Kirstin Steitz, 27, was trying to merge with westbound traffic when her pickup traveled off the right side of the road. The pickup overturned after striking a delineator post, causing moderate injuries for Steitz.

The report says Steitz was not wearing her seat belt during the crash.