Crash on Kingshighway in Cape Girardeau sends 2 to hospital - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Crash on Kingshighway in Cape Girardeau sends 2 to hospital

(Source: Don Frazier/KFVS) (Source: Don Frazier/KFVS)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) -

A two vehicle crash near the intersection of Bouldercrest Drive and north Kingshighway in Cape Girardeau sent two people to the hospital early Tuesday morning.

The Cape Girardeau Police Department was dispatched to the area just after 9:00 a.m.

According to our crew on the scene, it appears a pick-up truck heading south hit an SUV that pulled out into the path of the truck.

During the crash, a light pole was knocked down.

The driver of the pick-up truck had to be extricated.

Both drivers were taken to the hospital via ambulance.

At one time, both southbound lanes of Kingshighway were closed. They were opened about an hour later.

No word yet on the extent of the injuries to drivers.

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