(KMOV) – A two vehicle crash caused heavy traffic on westbound 44 just east of Union Sunday night around 6:00 p.m.
Police say the driver of a Toyota Camry was changing lanes when it hit a Chevrolet Camaro, causing both to drive into the median. The Camaro crossed the eastbound lanes, struck a guardrail, traveled back across the eastbound lanes and hit a bridge abutment.
An Arch Medical Chopper was dispatched to the scene.
The driver of the Camaro was taken to Mercy Hospital by Arch Helicopter.
His injuries are reported as serious.