JACKSON COUNTY, Mo. _ Three people were hospitalized after an accident in Jackson County Missouri, Friday July 31, 2015.
According to the Highway Patrol, the accident occurred just before 1:00 p.m. on Eastbound Interstate 70 at Highway 7, when a vehicle driven by Gerardo Arenivas, 47, of Belton Missouri, ran into the rear of a vehicle driven by Sue Whittlesey, 69, of Blue Springs Missouri, as she slowed for traffic ahead. Whittlesey was pushed into Cody Gamber, 21, of Bates City Missouri, who was pushed into Christopher Horrell, 28, of Blue Springs Missouri.
Whittlesey and two passengers in Arenivas’ vehicle received moderate injuries and was all transported to Centerpoint Hospital for treatment.