A St. Joseph woman was seriously injured in a accident Monday morning in Buchanan County.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports that 27-year old San Juanita Pesina was eastbound on Missouri 752, 1/4 mile east of St. Joseph when she began sliding and crossed the centerline. The front passenger side of her vehicle struck a westbound vehicle driven by 44-year old St. Joseph resident Jennifer Towell.
Both vehicles came to rest in the roadway.
Pesina sustained serious injuries. Two minor children in her vehicle, ages 4 and 5 received minor injuries. The driver and passenger in the other vehicle also sustained minor injuries. All five parties in the accident were transported to Mosaic Life Care in St. Joseph.