A 15-year-old from Warrensburg was flown to Children's Mercy Hospital after being seriously injured in an accident yesterday afternoon on HIghwy Y in Johnson County.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Rachel D. Beymeyer was driving a 2004 Chevrolet Suburban and lost control of the vehicle. It left and returned to the roadway several times, and eventually struck a fence. Beymeyer was taken by Air Ambulance to Children's Mercy for the treatment of serious injuries.

An occupant in the vehicle, 50-year-old Kimberly Beymeyer, was also injured and was taken to St. Luke's Hospital in Kansas City by the Johnson County Ambulance District for the treatment of moderate injuries.

According to the Patrol, the Suburban was totaled in the accident.

Missouri State Highway Patrol
Kurt Parsons
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