Two people were sent to Fitzgibbon Hospital on Wednesday night after a 3-vehicle wreck on I-70 in Saline County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported the wreck at 8:15, at the 75.0 mile marker.

According to the online crash report, a 2013 Hyundai was attempting to pass a Freightliner. The 2013 Hyundai then struck the rear of a 2009 Hyundai. The two cars traveled into the median and the Freightliner traveled onto the shoulder of the road.

The driver of the '09 Hyundai, 26-year old Edith E. Price, and a passenger, 40-year old Treestone M. Cimino, both of Colorado state, were injured in the accident.

Cimino suffered serious injuries, while Price was moderately injured. Both were taken to Fitzgibbon Hospital for treatment.

The report indicates the drivers of the other vehicles were not injured.

Ryan Skaith