Two individuals lost their lives in a Johnson County accident Saturday morning.
According to the Highway Patrol Monique Hardy, 22, of Independence, was traveling south on Washington Street at Greenwood Circle in Warrensburg when the crash occured. The report indicates she was driving at a high rate of speed when she crested a hill, lost control of her vehicle and struck a tree.
Both of Hardy’s passengers, Joe Parks, 18, of Champaign, Illinois and Saul Solis, 22, of Kansas City were both ejected from the car and were pronounced dead at the scene. Hardy received serious injuries and was taken by air ambulance to Research Medical Center.