Elderly Man Injured In Solo Crash

There was a solo vehicle crash in Mississippi County that injured an elderly man. The crash happened at 1.p.m. on Monday afternoon. The crash took place on .U.S. Highway 62 and Missouri State Highway 77, three miles west of Charleston. The driver of a 2009 GMC Pickup was injured in the crash. The driver was identified as 76 year-old Owen L. Jones. The crash happened when the truck he was driving ran off the right side of the road and struck a traffic sign. The victim sustained minor injuries, and was taken to St. Francis Regional Medical Center for treatment.

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