Overnight Crash In Atchison County Injures Two From Tarkio

An overnight accident Thursday morning in Atchison County injured two from Tarkio.  58 year old Lisa A Peterson was northbound on Highway 59, 3 miles north of Tarkio when she went off the roadway, struck a ditch, a fence and then overturned.  Peterson and her passenger, 61 year old Clifford B Smith were taken by Atchison-Holt County Ambulance to Community Hospital in Fairfax.  Peterson was charged with driving while intoxicated.