Two Richwoods residents were injured in an accident in Franklin County Tuesday night.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Shannon R. Crawford, 19, received moderate injuries and a baby, Kyle Fleming, received minor injuries. Both were taken to Mercy Hospital in Washington.
The accident was reported at 9 p.m. on Project Road east of Fairview Church Road.
Reports state the accident occurred as Crawford was driving a Ford Taurus east. The driver was distracted and the vehicle went off the right side of the road and struck two trees.