CLAY COUNTY, Mo. – Northbound Interstate 35 was rerouted for several hours Friday night, after a wrong way driver hit multiple vehicles in Clay County.

The Missouri Highway Patrol says the wrong way driver, Beverly Edgemon, 83, of Gladstone was hospitalized with serious injuries. The crash report indicates that Edgemon sideswiped a chevy pickup, struck a car and was hit head on by a tractor trailer, just before 9:00 p.m. last night.

None of the other drivers reported being injured.