HOWARD COUNTY, Mo — A Howard county accident that occurred around 4:30 Friday afternoon left two minorly injured. According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, a vehicle being driven by 63-year-old Higbee resident, Rose Mayes, was slowing down and struck in the rear by a vehicle driven by 57-year-old Nancy Sanders of Armstrong. The accident occurred on Missouri-3, approximately 960 feet south of County Road 215 in Howard County. Both drivers were transported by ambulance to University Hospital in Columbia.