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CASS COUNTY, Mo.– A highway worker was hit by an RV this afternoon in Cass County, sending him to the hospital.

Highway Patrol reports the crash occurred at 1:345 p.m. on I-49 at 155 ERM.

James Beaty, 68, of Holt was northbound in an RV, failed to drive in his lane, and struck Juan Elizondo, 47, a highway worker in a construction zone on the center line.

Elizondo was taken to Research Medical Center Main with moderate injuries.