4 people taken to hospital after SUV hits back of stopped MoDOT truck

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Four people were transported to the hospital Tuesday afternoon after a driver crashed into the back of a MoDOT crew’s truck.

The crash happened around 1:30 p.m. Tuesday near the ramp from Truman Road to southbound Interstate 435.

MoDOT says the crew had just stopped along the road to pick up trash. The crew hadn’t gotten out of the truck yet when the crash happened.

All three crew members were taken to the hospital. The crew members’ conditions have not been released yet.

The driver of the SUV that hit them was also taken to the hospital.