Photo Courtesy of James Oyler

Photo Courtesy of James Oyler

The Highway Patrol investigated a three vehicle accident in Ray County Sunday afternoon at Highway 210 and Bruns Road. According to the report, Cody Combs, 16, of Orrick was eastbound and slowed to turn left. A vehicle driven by Thelma Bigley, 83, of Liberty ran into the rear of Combs and pushed his vehicle into oncoming traffic where he was hit by Michael Laxson, 46, of St. Joseph. Bigley and Combs received minor injuries and were taken to Liberty Hospital. Combs passenger, Seirra Harralson, 14, was seriously injured and flown to Children’s Mercy. Laxson had moderate injuries and was taken to Centerpoint, Wanda Laxson, 44, was flown to Centerpoint as well. A child with Laxson, Gaven Canterbury, 5, was taken to Children’s Mercy Hospital.