LAFAYETTE COUNTY, Mo– A couple of central Colorado residents are recovering following an incident in Lafayette County early this morning.Car-Crash-1-jpg

Missouri State Highway Patrol crash reports indicate Justin Hands, 24, of Aurora, Colorado, was driving the westbound vehicle when the crash occurred at the 53 mile marker on Interstate 70.

The crash occurred as the vehicle travelled off the left side of the roadway and struck a cable barrier where it then overturned.

Hands received minor injuries. His passenger, 30 year old Denver resident, Charmaine Falls, was moderately injured during the incident.

Both were taken by Concordia Fire to I-70 Medical Center for treatment.