LAFAYETTE COUNTY, Mo. — A crash in Lafayette County early Monday morning injured two people from Bates City.

According to a report from the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the crash occurred Route D, approximately one-half mile north of Interstate 70 around 6:15 a.m.

A northbound vehicle driven by 46-year-old Gerardo V. Vazquez, of Kansas City turned into the path of and struck a second vehicle, operated by 36-year-old Ryan Clark, of Bates City.

Clark and a passenger, 20-year-old Angel D. Clark, received minor and moderate injuries, respectively.

Both were treated at Centerpoint Hospital.