Crash leaves Palmyra woman in serious condition

A Palmyra woman is in serious condition after a crash near Hannibal Tuesday morning.

Sonja Walkup, 54, was taken to Hannibal Regional Hospital after the 8:40 a.m. crash that took place on U.S. 36 about a mile west of Hannibal.

She's listed in serious condition.

Walkup was eastbound in her 2012 Chevrolet Equinox when she drove into the median and travelled across the westbound lanes of traffic, the Missouri Highway Patrol said.

The sport utility vehicle left the north side of the road and struck a tree. MHP said that Walkup wasn't wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash.