60-year-old man hurt in southbound I-55 accident

ST. LOUIS, MO – A 60-year-old Wellsville man was injured in a single-vehicle accident on I-55 on Saturday night.

Police report Guy M. Sumner was traveling south on I-55 in a 1996 Ford Ranger when he traveled off the right side of the interstate. He over-corrected causing the vehicle to return to the interstate and overturn. The accident happened at mile marker 194 around 5:07 p.m.

Sumner was transported to Mercy Hospital South for minor injuries. He was wearing a seat belt.

The Ford was totaled.

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