Northeast Missouri man seriously injured in crash

A northeast Missouri man was badly hurt after his minivan collided with a dump truck late Monday morning.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported that a minivan driven by Dan Baker, 51, of Kirksville, struck the rear of a dump truck that was slowing to turn into a driveway.

The crash happened around 11:30 a.m. on Highway 36 at Anabel.

The patrol said the dump truck was driven by John Meisner, 67, of Macon.

Baker was seriously injured.

He was airlifted to a Columbia hospital for treatment of his injuries.