MOBERLY, MO – A single vehicle crash just east of Moberly caused injuries for three occupants last night.

A Highway Patrol investigation of the incident determined Kayley Barnes, 20, of Macon was the driver of a vehicle that departed from the northbound side of CR 2315, 2.5 miles east of Moberly, and struck a cluster of trees. The vehicle reportedly failed to properly negotiate a curve. One occupant,  Ashleigh Howe, 19, of Moberly was sent to University hospital with serious injuries. Barnes, and another occupant, Alyssa Burkhardt, 18, of Moberly were hospitalized with moderate injuries.