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An allegedly impaired motorist crashed into the back of a Missouri State Highway Patrol Troop H patrol car this morning on Interstate-29.

The trooper was not injured.

Before the crash, the trooper was assisting a stranded motorist near the town of Craig.

No injuries were reported in the accident.

28-year-old Jake E. Knapp, of Craig, was arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated.

The incident's details were released by Troop H earlier this evening.

Alexander Simone can be reached at alex.simone@newspressnow.com. Follow him on Twitter at @np_simone.