Lewis County crash sends four to the hospital

Four people were taken to the hospital Sunday afternoon after a two car crash in Lewis County.

Missouri State Highway Patrol says the crash happened one mile west of Lewistown around 1:30 p.m.

Officials say 23-year-old Kevin Johnston of New London was trying to pass a car when he hit the passenger side of 45-year-old Karol Sharpe of Lewistown's vehicle.

Both cars came to a rest off the roadway.

Both drivers and their passengers were taken to Blessing Hospital in Quincy with injuries ranging from minor to serious.