SUV, pickup collide on North Baltimore Street

The two-vehicle crash happened just before 3:30 p.m. Thursday on North Baltimore Street in Kirksville. (Jacqueline Schutte/KTVO)

A two-vehicle crash in Kirksville Thursday afternoon sent one person to the hospital.

It happened just before 3:30 p.m. on North Baltimore Street just north of Kirksville Motor Company.

The crash involved an SUV and a pickup truck.

Kirksville police told KTVO at the scene the preliminary investigation revealed a southbound SUV collided with an oncoming pickup.

Sgt. Matt Kellison said it appears the SUV crossed the center line, causing the crash.

Both vehicles received extensive damage and had to be towed from the scene.

One person from the pickup was taken by ambulance to Northeast Regional Medical Center for treatment.

Traffic was reduced to one lane until the wreckage was cleared.

The Adair County Sheriff's Office assisted with traffic control.

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