A one-vehicle crash early Tuesday morning in Johnson County sent a Warrensburg resident to the hospital.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Taryn Morgan, 21, of Kansas City, was headed southbound on Highway 23 at Highway D, when a deer entered the roadway and was struck by the vehicle.
The car traveled off the roadway and down a steep embankment before coming to rest. Morgan was uninjured. Her passenger, William Morrow, 27, was transported to Western Missouri Medical Center with minor injuries.