ADAIR COUNTY, Mo. — The Highway Patrol was called to a two-vehicle crash on Route 149 at Missouri Avenue in Novinger Tuesday morning.

Upon arrival at the scene at approximately 6:45 a.m. Tuesday, troopers found that a vehicle operated by Anika L. Downing, 37, had stopped at a crosswalk to unload passengers when she was struck in the rear by a second vehicle driven by 72-year-old Gary E. Millhouse.

Downing was uninjured however three minors who were occupants in her vehicle received minor injuries. Millhouse sustained moderate injuries. They were all taken to Northeast Regional Medical Center for treatment.