UPDATE: 5:15 p.m. April 6, 2021: U.S. Highway 65 at the Waverly bridge has reopened.

WAVERLY, Mo. — A rollover accident is blocking traffic near Waverly on Highway 65.

 

First responders on scene Tuesday evening.

Highway Patrol said the jaws of life were utilized and the motorist was taken by Life Flight to a hospital around 5 p.m. on Tuesday, April 6.

The crash is believed to be caused by “careless and imprudent” driving, according to the patrol. This story will be updated as additional information becomes available.