83-year-old woman seriously injured in crash on I-35 - KCTV5

83-year-old woman seriously injured in crash on I-35

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LIBERTY, MO (KCTV) -

An 83-year-old wrong-way driver was seriously injured in a crash on northbound I-35 on Friday night. 

The crash happened at 8:54 p.m. at mile marker 17.4, which is near Liberty and Highway 291.

The woman was driving her 2013 Ford Focus south in the northbound lanes on I-35 when the crash happened. 

First, she sideswiped a 1998 Chevrolet S-10, then hit a 2015 Ford Focus. 

After that, a 2013 Freightliner hit her car. 

The woman, who is from Gladstone, was seriously injured and was taken to a hospital in Liberty by EMS. 

Everyone except for the person driving the Freightliner was wearing their seatbelts. 

All the vehicles except for the Chevrolet were totaled. 

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