HENRY COUNTY, MO – A crash this afternoon reportedly injured several area residents.

According to Highway Patrol, a collision on Route 13 was between two vehicles traveling in opposite directions. An incident report says John Hale, 20, of Clinton was the driver of a vehicle that crossed the centerline at NE 1000 road and struck a car carrying two Lexington residents.

Hale was hospitalized for minor injuries. Johnathan and Carrie Bollmeyer of Lexington were taken to western Missouri Medical Center with moderate and minor injuries, respectively.