HENRY COUNTY, Mo. — A driver from Urich was seriously injured in Henry County Wednesday afternoon, when shestruck the lost cargo of an oncoming trailer.

The incident occurred around 5:45 p.m. Wednesday on Route B, just South of County Road Northwest 1200.

The Missouri Highway Patrol says the load on a trailer being pulled by Justin Newkirk, 31, of Kingsville, shifted and protruded into the southbound lane.

Amy Jordan, 46, struck the cargo and suffered serious injuries.

Jordan was transported by ambulance to St. Luke’s Hospital.