One man was seriously injured in a crash at 12:27 a.m. Wednesday on Interstate 29 one mile north of St. Joseph.

20-year-old Zion Thornton was injured seriously after his vehicle crossed the median and struck a guardrail, according to a report from the Missouri State Highway Patrol. Thornton's vehicle then overturned and traveled down an embankment before coming to rest.

He was transported by emergency medical services to Mosaic Life Care in St. Joseph, then was taken to the University of Kansas Medical Center.

A passenger, Marquel Pettite-Pilgram, suffered moderate injuries and also was transported to Mosaic Life Care.