Woman Injured in Crash with Semi in Green City

A woman is recovering after a crash with a big rig in Green City. According to the Highway Patrol, 58-year-old Patricia Rouse was driving her car south on Highway 129 on Tuesday afternoon, when she crossed the center line and hit the northbound tractor-trailer truck driven by 46-year-old Michael Christy of Bevier. Rouse sustained moderate injuries and was transported to Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville. Christy was not injured. The Patrol reports that the car was totaled, and the truck had extensive damage. Both drivers wore safety belts at the time of the accident. The Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office assisted the Patrol at the scene of the accident.