Jan 13, 2021 10:00 AM

2 Missouri men hospitalized after car overturns

Posted Jan 13, 2021 10:00 AM

ANDREW COUNTY —Two people were injured in an accident just before 12:30a.m. Wednesday in Andrew County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a 2011 Honda Accord driven by Zion W. Thornton, 20, Kansas City, was southbound on Interstate 29 one mile north of St. Joseph.

The car traveled off the east side of the road, crossed the median, the northbound lanes, struck a guardrail and overturned.

Buchanan County EMS transported Thornton to Mosaic Life Care. He was later transferred to KU Medical Center. Andrew County EMS transported a passenger Marquel D. Pettite-Pilgram, 20, Kansas City, to Mosaic Life Care. Both were properly restrained at the time of the accident, according to the MSHP.