Injuries reported in multi-vehicle accident on Interstate 29 in St. Joseph Monday

By TOMMY REZAC

 St. Joseph Post

A multi-vehicle crash at Mile Marker 50 on northbound I-29 resulted in a major slowdown and multiple injuries Monday just after 1 p.m.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol says 36-year-old Matthew Banks of Oregon, Missouri, was riding a motorcycle when he collided with a deer. Banks was ejected from the bike and taken to the hospital with moderate injuries.