Emergency personnel responded Saturday afternoon to an accident south of Summersville. 

One person was injured Saturday afternoon in a crash on Highway 17 six miles south of Summersville.

Cpl. Curtis Haden of the Missouri State Highway Patrol said two vehicles were traveling southbound: A 2005 Ford Focus driven by Rebecca L. Roberts, 55, of Mountain View, and a 1991 Chevrolet Silverado operated by Algelia N. Alcorn, age unknown.

Alcorn’s truck crossed the centerline and an unidentified northbound vehicle ran off the roadway. Roberts’ vehicle slowed, and Alcorn’s truck struck it in the rear.

Roberts was taken to Mercy Hospital, Mountain View, with minor injuries.

Members of the Summersville Fire Department responded to the scene.

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