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The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports two people were injured in a wreck at 5:02 p.m. Oct. 11 in the eastbound lanes on U.S. Highway 50 at Northwest 1251st Road.

The MSHP reports the wreck occurred when a 1999 Chevrolet Suburban, driven by Robert C. Martin, 47, Holden, slowed to make a left turn into a crossover when it was struck from behind by a 2014 Ford F150, driven by Mark A. Thatcher, 59, Lee's Summit.

Both drivers were reported to have worn safety devices.

The MSHP reports a Johnson County ambulance transported Martin to Western Missouri Medical Center with moderate injuries while Thatcher was reported to have received minor injuries and refused treatment on scene.

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