HARRISON COUNTY, MO – An accident near Bethany in Harrison County injured two occupants of a vehicle Sunday night.

Highway Patrol responded to I-35 northbound, six miles south of Bethany where two Iowa residents, Conner Pietsch, of Huxley, and Marissa Johnson of Carlisle, reported minor injuries. A deer reportedly ran into the path of the vehicle and struck the windshield.

Both occupants were released from the scene to seek medical treatment