HighwayPatrol-Featured2013-2A one vehicle crash on Highway 50 in Johnson County early Wednesday morning sent three Missouri residents to area hospitals.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports Aaron Lindsey, 22, of Springfield, was driving eastbound on 50 at the Blackwater River Bottoms when the vehicle ran off the roadway and struck a tree. None of the occupants were wearing seat belts and they all suffered serious injuries.

Lindsey was taken to Centerpoint Hospital for treatment while passengers’ Debra Lindsey, 21, and Kevin Payne, 24, both of Warrensburg, were transported to Research Medical Center.