An accident in Johnson County Tuesday afternoon sent a Higginsville resident to an area hospital.  According to a report from the Highway Patrol, the crash occurred around noon on Highway 131, north of SW 600 Road.  Investigators said David Lerda, 22, of Warrensburg, was slowing down to make a turn when he was rear-ended by Charles Garrett, 63.  Peggy Garrett, 58, was the only person injured in the wreck.  She was taken to Lee’s Summit Medical Center with minor injuries.  The investigations continues.