COOPER COUNTY, MO – Traffic congestion in Cooper County was listed as the possible cause of a crash just after noon Sunday. The accident involved out-of-state residents whose vehicle slowed for traffic at the 93-mile marker of eastbound I-70. A passenger, Sanesha Virgo, 30, of Hudson, NY complained of minor injuries according to an incident report from Highway Patrol. She refused treatment at the scene.

The accident occurred as a freightliner rear-ended the vehicle.