Nancy L. Maiden, 53, of Vandalia, Mo., suffered minor injuries in a one-vehicle crash at 5:14 a.m. Friday, May 16, on Route W two miles south of Vandalia.

Nancy L. Maiden, 53, of Vandalia, Mo., suffered minor injuries in a one-vehicle crash at 5:14 a.m. Friday, May 16, on Route W two miles south of Vandalia.

She went by ambulance to Audrain Medical Center in Mexico, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.

Officers said she was a passenger in a 2004 Chevrolet driven by Billy G. Maiden, 49, of Vandalia, when the vehicle hit a deer on the road.

The driver was wearing a seat belt and was not injured. Nancy Maiden was not wearing a seat belt, according to the state patrol.