An accident in Clay County Monday evening resulted in injuries for two Lathrop residents. The Highway Patrol reports Christopher Pate, 37, of Lawson was southbound on Highway 69, near 174th Street, when he struck the rear of a vehicle being driven by Tyler Rader, 19, of Lathrop.  Investigators said Rader was stopped in a construction zone when the collision occurred. The impact sent the Rader vehicle into Carolyn Fitzpatrick, 35, of Plattsburg. None of the drivers were injured.  Fitzpatrick’s passengers, Thomas Earhart, 58, and Frances Earhart, 53, were transported to Liberty Hospital with minor to moderate injuries.