A Chaffee Missouri man was seriously injured in a solo vehicle crash on Independence Day. The crash occurred at 1:25.p.m. on Missouri Highway P. in Perkins. A 1998 Pontiac was involved in the crash The man, who was seriously injured in the crash was identified as 46 year-old Timothy H. Schrum. The crash happened when the vehicle he was driving ran off the left side of the road and struck a culvert. The vehicle then went airborne, and the driver was ejected. He was airlifted to Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis for treatment of his injuries.