Mexico Man And Woman With Minor Injuries In Audrain County Accident

Two people have minor injuries after swerving to miss a deer in the road in Audrain County early this morning.

The Missouri Highway Patrol reports it happened on Route O, 100 yards north of Route J just before 1am, when the vehicle went off the road after swerving to avoid a deer.

The vehicle went off the road and hit a small grove of trees and a bridge abutment.

23 year old Stephanie Bowden and 23 year old Troy A. Kysar both of Mexico said they would seek medical care later.