Indiana man rear-ended in Cooper County

June 17, 2013

A Franklin, Ind., man had moderate injuries from a two-vehicle accident at 9:34 p.m. Friday in Cooper County.

According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Jeffrey A. Baylor, 49, was eastbound on Interstate 70 at the 89.4 mile marker when he was struck in the rear by a vehicle driven by Austin J. Roerdanz, 23, of Sedalia. Baylorís vehicle traveled of the right side of the road and overturned.

Baylor was taken by ambulance to Cooper County Memorial Hospital. He was wearing a seat belt, the report said.

Information is taken from preliminary Missouri State Highway Patrol reports, which do not necessarily contain statements from all parties involved.