MOBERLY, MO – An injury accident Tuesday afternoon one mile west of Moberly involved residents of LaPlata and Moberly.

A report of the incident states a westbound vehicle on Route JJ, driven by John Baker of Moberly, was stopped in the roadway waiting for traffic ahead to make a left turn. It was struck from behind by a second vehicle driven by LaPlata resident, Joseph Avery, 21.

A passenger, Amanda Baker, 15, was listed with Avery as having sustained minor injuries. Treatment was provided at the scene.