Afternoon accident sends two people to the hospital

A Monday afternoon crash in Kirksville sent two people to the hospital.

It happened just before 2:30 p.m. at the intersection of Baltimore and Northtown Road. A flatbed pick-up truck pulling a lawnmower trailer and a Chevrolet Cavalier collided.

Police say the pick-up was driven by Junior Perry of La Plata. Kathleen Ledford and Wendy Kent were traveling in the car.

Ledford and Kent were both transported to Northeast Regional Medical Center for treatment. It is believed those injuries are not life-threatening.

Officers say the pick-up hit the drivers side door of the car.

Right now, Kirksville Police are continuing to investigate who was at fault.