An accident this morning in Jackson County sent a Kansas City resident to the hospital. According to the Highway Patrol report Amber Shackelford, 31, of Kansas City was driving eastbound on I-70 when she swerved to avoid debris in the road. Her car struck the concrete median barrier and then traveled off the right side of the roadway. Her passenger Kyle Elliot, 31, of Kansas City suffered minor injuries and was taken to Centerpoint Hospital.