From:              Hannibal Police Department

Date:               November 06, 2017

Phone:            573-221-0987

Fax:                 573-221-3966

Contact:          Lt. John Zerbonia


Officers of the Hannibal Police Department were called to a traffic accident, Monday morning, involving a pickup truck and a semi-tractor trailer. The accident occurred on I-72, just west of the Country Club over pass. The driver of the semi reported he was traveling east on I-72 when the trailer he was towing was hit from behind by the pickup truck. The pickup then rolled onto its side and slid to a stop. The driver of the pickup suffered minor injuries, but refused medical treatment. He was issued a citation for reckless driving. The driver of the semi was not hurt.