Gardner Expressway accident sends one to hospital

Gardner Expressway Accident, Monday, April 15, 2013

A Quincy woman was hospitalized Monday morning after her car was struck by a semi.

Vicki Harness, 57, was driving her 2001 BMW southbound on Gardner Expressway when a semi driven by Harold Flesner, 69, pulled out in front of her, according to the Adams County Sheriff's Office.

The crash near the ADM facility on Lock & Dam Road disrupted traffic for almost an hour-and-a-half.

Firefighters had to cut Harness out of the car.

She was taken to Blessing Hospital for treatment of her moderate injuries.

Deputies cited Flesner for failure to yield.