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Two Richmond women were seriously injured on Friday when their car collided with a runaway trailer.
Kelly A. Lee, 49, and Jacey N. Lee, 19, were taken to Centerpoint Hospital in Independence. Kelly, the driver, was taken by life flight and Jacey was transported by Odessa EMS.
The accident occurred about 6:10 p.m. Friday evening on Route O about a quarter of a mile south of Blue Book Road in Lafayette County, when a trailer came unhitched from a 2004 Ford truck driven by Earnest Taylor, 47, of Bates City, and struck the Lee vehicle, according to a Missouri Highway Patrol report.
No arrest or citations were issued.