Three Aurora residents suffered minor injuries in a crash over the weekend.
The crash occurred at 4:40 p.m. on Friday, July 7 on Route K, three miles north of Aurora. Kimberly Ackerman, 30, driver of a 2009 Volkswagen Jetta, pulled into the path of a 2002 Pontiac Alero, driven by Shania Childress, 16 and struck the Ackerman vehicle in the rear. John Brophy, 15, occupant in the Childress vehicle received minor injuries. Brophy and Ackerman were transported to Cox South Hospital in Springfield by private vehicle and Childress was transported to Mercy Hospital in Springfield by ambulance.
All parties involved were wearing seat belts.