LACLEDE COUNTY, Missouri- A 68 year-old Richland woman was injured in a two-vehicle crash on Hwy 7 Friday afternoon.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol says Beverly Elson was taken to Mercy Hospital in Lebanon following the wreck. She was a passenger in a car driven by Harold Elson.

According to the patrol report, Kaelyn Fry, 18, of Richland had stopped abruptly to avoid  a deer and was struck from behind by the Elson vehicle. Fry was not hurt.

Trooper Malay responded at 12:38 pm.’54.0%22N+92%C2%B021’26.7%22W/@37.815,-92.3596017,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x0:0x0!8m2!3d37.815!4d-92.357413