BENTON COUNTY, Mo. – A motorcycle rider from Cole Camp was injured when his bike hit a van in Benton County Wednesday evening.

According to the crash report from themotorcycle crash 4 Missouri Highway Patrol, a van driven by Dennis Beemer, 58, of Centerview slowed to turn left on Highway 52 at Tobacco Avenue and Shannon Farris, 42, overtook and struck the rear of the vehicle.

Farris was transported to Bothwell Hospital with moderate injuries.

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