Rolla woman seriously injured when she's struck by a semi in Franklin County

Two women are seriously injured when they’re struck by a semi in eastern Franklin County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports the accident happened just after midnight this morning along I-44.  The two women were parked on the left shoulder of the interstate, following a previous accident.  The patrol reports the women were standing outside of their car, when they were struck by an oncoming tractor trailer. 

The women, identified as Katlyn Delor, 23, of Rolla, and Amelia Reecamper, 22 of Leavenworth, Indiana, were taken to area hospitals for treatment of serious injuries.