Three people were injured in a collision on Route 116, east of Lathrop, Monday afternoon. The highway patrol reports 55 year old Vicki Fraze of Lathrop crested a hill and crossed the centerline. 68 year old Viola Pierson of Turney swerved in an attempt to avoid the oncoming vehicle, but they ended up colliding. As a result, both vehicles went off the road. Fraze was treated for moderate injuries at the Excelsior Springs hospital. Pierson and her passenger, 51 year old Elizabeth Assel, also of Turney, were treated for injuries described as minor. The highway patrol was assisted at the scene by the Clinton County Sheriff’s Department.