Two people were injured during a three vehicle accident in Jackson County Friday afternoon. According to the Highway Patrol, the vehicles were all Westbound on Interstate 70, West of Blue Springs, when a vehicle driven by Amanda Jiohanning, 26, of Blue Springs swerved after striking a vehicle in lane three, driven by Jerry Self, 36, of Grain Valley. Jiohanning was then struck by a vehicle in lane one, driven by Jonathan Valdez, 25, of Kansas City. Valdez ran off the road and hit a concrete barrier. Jionanning and a passenger in the Valdez vehicle, Erin Valdez, 22, received minor injuries and were transported to Centerpoint Medical Center.

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