A two-vehicle traffic accident in Johnson County sent one driver to an area hospital with injuries Wednesday afternoon.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported the accident at 12:30, on Highway 50, just east of County Road NW 151.

According to the online crash report, a 2003 Chevy was slowing down to make a left turn onto NW 151, when the driver's side of a 2010 Chevrolet struck the rear corner of the first Chevy.

The driver of the 2010 Chevrolet, 74-year old Donald E. Simmons, of Kingsville, suffered moderate injuries in the wreck. He was taken to Research Medical Center, by JCAD, for treatment.

Kurt Parsons