Accident in Jackson County injures a Warrensburg woman this (Wednesday) morning

Just after 10am this (Wednesday) morning the Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a two-vehicle injury accident on US-50 Highway at Alley Jackson Road in Jackson County. The accident reportedly occurred as the 2000 Chrysler Town and Country driven by 32-year-old Lori L. Brooks of Warrensburg  slowed for traffic and encountered a mechanical issue causing the vehicle to stop running. The report states a 2002 Hyundai Sonata driven by 42-year-old Jennifer Schneider of Warrensburg overtook the Brooks vehicle and struck it in the rear. Schneider received moderate injuries in the crash, and was transported to Lee’s Summit Medical Center for treatment. The accident report also states both vehicles were totaled, and were towed from the scene.

Henry County accident injures a Leawood Kansas man Tuesday afternoon

At 1:47pm Tuesday afternoon the Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a one-vehicle accident on Missouri Highway-7 South of County Road Northwest 900 in Henry County. The accident reportedly happened as a 2008 Ford driven by 71-year-old Neil E. Holmes of Leawood Kansas travelled off the roadway and struck a tree. Holmes was transported to Cass County Regional Hospital in Harrisonville by Garden City Ambulance District for treatment of moderate injuries.