A pair of Higginsville residents were injured in a Lafayette County wreck early this morning.

The Highway Patrol reports 22 year old Shawna Smith travelled through the intersection of Gammon and Blue Book roads and went into a ditch.

The accident happened just after 1:30 a.m.

Smith and her passenger, Derrick Williams, were both taken to Centerpoint Hospital with moderate injuries.

Smith is accused of driving while intoxicated and careless and imprudent driving involving an accident.