An Arkansas boy was injured in a two-vehicle accident at 1:55 p.m. Monday on Missouri Highway 43, five miles north of Southwest City in McDonald County, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.

Matthew L. Farrell, 12, of Springdale, was taken by ambulance to Mercy Hospital in Rogers, Arkansas, the state patrol said.

The boy was a passenger in an eastbound car driven by Alice E. Duerkes, 56, also of Springdale, who pulled into the path of a southbound pickup truck driven by Leslie E. Smith, 69, of Anderson, the patrol said.