An afternoon accident in Bates County led to multiple injuries.
According to an incident report by Highway Patrol, neither occupant was wearing a safety device during the crash Sunday. The vehicle, driven by Lauren Watson, 19, of Archie, skidded on the roadway .2 miles east of I-49 outer road, on CR 17404. The car went onto a ditch and overturned, coming to rest upside down. Watson was listed with serious injuries. A passenger, Bradley Moles, 19, of Drexel, received minor injuries. They were treated at Cass County Regional Hospital.