HOWARD COUNTY, Mo. – Both drivers reported injuries after a collision in Howard County, just before 5:00 p.m. Wednesday afternoon.

The Missouri Highway Patrol crash report says John Hunter, 45, of New Franklin, over took and struck the rear of another westbound vehicle on Highway 40, just West of County Road 437.

Hunter refused treatment for minor injuries but the other driver, Brook Durham, 23, of Boonville was transported to University Hospital for treatment of moderate injuries.