LIBERAL — A Hays truck driver was involved in a crash that sent a Liberal woman to the hospital Monday.

According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, Rosa I. Chavez, 49, Liberal, was driving a 2009 Toyota Corolla northbound at about 5:13 p.m. on Pershing Avenue in Liberal when she failed to stop at a red light at the intersection with Pancake Boulevard.

The Toyota was struck by a 2007 Volvo tractor-trailer driven by Jose Luis Tinoco-Montoya, 27, Hays.

Chavez was taken to Southwest Medical Center. Tinoco-Montoya was not injured. It was not known if either was using a safety restraint, according to the KHP report.