The Kansas Highway Patrol reported a 1998 F-250 pickup driven by Andrew D. Hoeslcher, 32, Ellsworth, was stopped on K-156 Highway, just north of the K-14 Junction, waiting on an oversized load to clear the bridge.
A 2002 Nissan passenger car driven by Troy A. Sternberg, Lincoln, NE., rear-ended the Ford.
Sternberg was transported to the hospital in Salina.
Hoelscher and a 14-month-old girl in the pickup were not injured.
Sternbeg was not was not wearing a seat belt, according to the KHP.