JACKSON COUNTY, Mo. – An elderly Sedalia couple have passed away from injuries sustained in a midnight Jackson County fatalcrash.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Aven H. Cozad, 94, was the driver of a westbound vehicle that went off the right side of Highway 50 at Easley Road. The vehicle traveled down an embankment where it overturned.

Cozad and his wife, Bernadine H. Cozad, 84, were transported to Lee’s Summit Medical Center where they perished.