1 injured in crash on U.S. 60 in Butler Co.

BOTH lanes of U-S 60 between Butler and Stoddard county are closed tonight following a crash
Published: Sep. 28, 2022 at 8:38 PM CDT|Updated: Sep. 29, 2022 at 7:56 AM CDT
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BUTLER COUNTY, Mo. (KFVS) - One person was injured in a two-vehicle crash on U.S. 60 east of Highway Z.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol traffic report, a 2019 semi truck hit the back of a 2005 Ford F350. The semi then traveled off of the left side of the road and overturned.

The driver of the semi, a 70-year-old Harrisburg, Ill. man reportedly had minor injuries and was taken to an area hospital by ambulance.

It happened around 7:21 p.m. on Wednesday, September 28.

Butler County and Stoddard County Sheriff’s deputies diverted traffic onto Highway B.

A crash is blocking both lanes of U.S. 60.
A crash is blocking both lanes of U.S. 60.(Google Maps)

Sgt. Parrott said the Department of Natural Resources was contacted due to fuel still coming from the top vent of the trailer.

The Missouri Department of Transportation was enroute to help with traffic and is bringing sand for cleanup.