Franklin, MO (August 11, 2022) – A crash reported in Franklin County left one man injured. At around 6:15 a.m., on August 10, the Missouri State Highway Patrol received a notification that a crash occurred on Interstate 44 that required emergency attention.
Preliminary investigations show that a 2013 Kawasaki ninja 650 and a 2008 Chrysler Sebring collided on the eastbound side of Interstate 44, east of Highway 100.
The crash caused delays in the area as emergency crews worked to clear the scene.
The driver of the Kawasaki, 31-year-old Shawn Horton, suffered moderate injuries in the accident. Horton was transported by Meramec Ambulance to Mercy Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri, for further care.
The crash is under investigation at this time by the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
We hope Shawn Horton recovers quickly and fully from his injuries.
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