Early morning accident sends one man to the hospital
A Clinton man was injured in a one vehicle accident at 6:15 a.m. Friday in Henry County.
Joshua N. Trent, 37 was driving eastbound on state Route M when he failed to stop at the intersection of 13 Highway according to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report. The vehicle Trent was driving ran off the east side of Mo 13, onto a private drive. The vehicle struck a gate, struck a tree, and came to a rest facing west.
Trent was transported by a private vehicle to Golden Valley Hospital in Clinton with minor injuries. Reports indicate that Trent was wearing a seat belt at the time of the accident.
Information is taken from preliminary Missouri State Highway Patrol reports, which do not necessarily contain statements from all parties involved.
— Complied by Hope Lecchi