ACCIDENTSAINT JOSEPH, Mo. — Two Savannah motorists were sent to the hospital after an accident in Buchanan County Wednesday morning.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports Brenda Elsbernd, 57, was stopped in the southbound lanes of I-29 in Saint Joseph as traffic became congested due to an earlier crash. A vehicle driven by Sonny Luke, 43, failed to observe the change in traffic and rear ended Elsbernd’s vehicle.

Both drivers were moderately injured during the crash. They were transported by Buchanan County Ambulance Service to Mosaic Life Care for treatment.