Four people escaped serious injury in a two vehicle accident Tuesday afternoon in Bates County.
According to the Missouri Highway Patrol the accident occurred at about 3:45 P.M. Tuesday afternoon on Northwest County Road 16002 at Northwest County Road 14001, in rural Bates County.
According to the accident report from the Missouri State Highway Patrol the accident happened when the 1992 Ford driven by 40 year old Jason Parks of Drexel, Missouri was traveling Northbound when he struck the side of a 1999 Buick driven by 23 year old Brittany Owings, of LaCygne, Kansas.
Jason Parks and Brittany Owings were both listed with no injury.
A passenger in the Park's vehicle 12 year old Kristen M.Parks sustained minor injuries in this accident and was taken to Bates County Memorial Hospital by private vehicle.
Another passenger in the Park's vehicle 31 year old Rosamarie R. Tucker of Drexel, Missouri sustained minor injuries but refused medical treatment at the scene.
Both of the vehicles were driven from the scene.