JOHNSON COUNTY, Mo.- A two-vehicle accident in Johnson County sent a Bates City woman to the hospital this afternoon.

Following the Missouri Highway Patrol’s crash investigation, it was concluded that Britteny Bruns, 17, of Holden, Mo., was northbound on Missouri 131 when she began crossing the westbound lanes of US 50 Highway.

Bruns failed to yield and struck a vehicle driven by Barbara Karaty, 58, who was westbound on US 50 Highway.

Karaty suffered moderate injuries and was transported by Johnson County Ambulance to Research Medical Center.