(Ava) – Two people were injured, one of them seriously, in a one vehicle accident Thursday afternoon on Route 14.
The accident happened roughly 20 miles west of Ava at 4 PM, when the eastbound vehicle driven by 31-year-old Kayla Lakey of Ava ran off-road and overturned.
Lakey suffered serious injuries and was taken to Cox Hospital in Springfield. A passenger in the vehicle, 38-year-old Joanna Lafferty of Ava, also suffered injuries. She was also taken to Cox Hospital in Springfield.