An Illinois driver and his passenger were injured in a Pettis County accident around 10:00 a.m. Tuesday morning. According to the patrol report, Preston Burd, 29, of Millstadt was Westbound on Maple Grove Road at Missouri Highway 52, when the Burd vehicle traveled across the centerline and ran off the left side of the road, striking an embankment. Burd received minor injuries and declined treatment but his passenger, Ernest Setzer, 34, of Waterloo Illinois received moderate injuries and was taken to Golden Valley Hospital.