The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a vehicle accident in Benton County, Wednesday afternoon, that sent a Warsaw woman to the hospital.

The accident occurred around 4:30, on Route Z, just west of M7.

A 2008 Ford was traveling west, when the driver failed to negotiate a curve. The Ford then traveled off the roadway, where it struck a ditch, and a fence.

The driver, 80-year old Evelyn M. Gladbach, of Warsaw, suffered minor injuries in the accident. She was transported to Bothwell Regional Health Center, by Warsaw/Lincoln EMS, for treatment.

According to the report, the Ford sustained moderate damage.