A Johnson County crash yesterday (Mon) afternoon sent one person to the hospital. According to the Highway Patrol, Justin Debonis, 17, was eastbound on County Road 175, north of 50, when he swerved to avoid a deer. He then lost control of his vehicle, traveled off the side of the road, struck a tree, and overturned.

His passenger, Austin Whalen, 16, was taken by private vehicle to Western Missouri Medical Center with minor injuries.