BOONE COUNTY, Mo. – A passenger from Blue Springs was injured when a vehicle struck a deer in Boone County Friday.

According to the Missouri 78c7abba-88ce-476f-afb5-48747119e2e8-large16x9_fatalcrashHighway Patrol, Sarah Barrett, 31, of Blue Springs was eastbound on Interstate 70, East of Route J, when the crash occurred just after 7:00 last night. After striking the deer, Barrett went off the right side of the roadway and struck a ditch.

Sarah Jackson, 29, of Blue Springs received minor injuries and was transported to University Hospital for treatment.