Elderly woman hurt in traffic accident near Fulton

Crews think SUV clipped road grader while merging onto Hwy. 54

POSTED: 07:44 PM CDT Apr 29, 2013 

A woman was flown to a hospital in Columbia after a traffic crash Monday afternoon.

Crews say an SUV was merging onto Highway 54 near Route F west of Fulton when it clipped a road grader on the side of the shoulder.

A man in his 70s was driving but not hurt, and his wife suffered non-life threatening injuries.