Two 70-year old Warsaw residents were seriously injured in a Benton County vehicle wreck Tuesday morning.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported the wreck just before 8:00, on Highway 7 north of Highway KK.

According to the online crash report, a 2018 Hyundai slowed down for traffic when a 2002 Dodge truck overtook and struck the Hyundai.

The driver and passenger in the Hyundai, Steven L. Prine and Joan V. Prine, suffered serious injuries in the wreck. Both were taken to Golden Valley Hospital, by Warsaw/Lincoln EMS, for treatment.

The driver of the Dodge, 52-year old Vonda K. Waggoner, of Warsaw, was reportedly uninjured.

Randy Kirby