Imperial man sustains serious injuries in Jefferson County crash

IMPERIAL, MO – A 23-year-old Imperial man sustained serious injuries in a single-vehicle crash on Old State Highway M on Sunday night.

Cody A. Haynes was traveling west on Old State Highway M in a 2008 Honda Civic when he lost control in a curve, police report. The Honda traveled across the road, off the left side of the road, and hit a tree around 9:26 p.m.

Haynes was transported to Mercy Hospital South. He was not wearing a seat belt.

The Honda was totaled.

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