JOHNSON COUNTY, Mo. — A two vehicle accident injured three people in Johnson County today.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 73 year old Patricia Simmons of Chillhowee was eastbound on Route VV at Highway 58 at 12:45 today. A second vehicle driven by 23 year old Erin Surritt of Centerview attempted to turn westbound onto Route VV and struck the vehicle driven by Simmons.

Both drivers and a five year old occupant of Surritt’s vehicle received minor injuries. Surritt and the occupant were transported to western Missouri Medical. Simmons sought treatment on her own.