LEBANON, Missouri- Two people from Lebanon were injured in a vehicle crash Sunday night on Hwy 32, 12 miles east of Lebanon according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.

Bobby Francis, 30, who was driving suffered moderate injuries and was taken to Cox South Hospital in Springfield.

Roger Perkins, 28, was hospitalized at Cox South for treatment of serious injury.

Both were wearing seatbelts at the time of the crash.

Troopers say the Chevy Equinox went off the roadway after swerving to avoid a deer, and then struck an embankment.

Trooper Ice responded at 10:30 pm.