Two people were seriously injured in a two-vehicle head-on crash that occurred in Moniteau County Monday morning.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Trenton I. McLellan, 19, Jeff City, was the driver of a southbound 2001 Nissan Maxima on Missouri 87 at Red Bud Road at 7:21 a.m., when the vehicle crossed the center line and collided head-on with a northbound 2002 Jeep Cherokee driven by 33-year-old Angela L. Holsman of California.

Both drivers suffered serious injuries and were transported to University Hospital in Columbia. Neither were wearing safety devices, according to the report. Both vehicles were totaled and towed from the scene.

Randy Kirby