The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a two-vehicle accident in Johnson County that sent two Warrensburg residents to area hospitals, Saturday evening (Dec 31).The accident occurred just before 6:00, on Highway 50, just east of NW 361 Road. A 2007 Chrysler was traveling west on Highway 50, behind a 1995 Chevrolet. The Chevy slowed down to turn north on NW 361 Road, when the Chrysler struck the rear of the Chevy.

The driver of the Chrysler, 46-year old Christopher L. Lancaster, suffered minor injuries and was taken to Lee’s Summit Medical Center by Johnson County EMS, for treatment.

The driver of the Chevy, 57-year old Jerry W. Lewman, suffered minor injuries as well. He was taken to Western Missouri Medical Center for treatment.

According to the report, both vehicles had extensive damage.