Man in serious condition after his vehicle goes airborne in Washington County

WASHINGTON COUNTY, MO – A driver is injured after his 2000 Lincoln Towncar veered off the road and had multiple collisions on Cedar Creek early Tuesday, the Missouri State Highway Patrol reports.

At 1 a.m. north of Rieffer Road, 57-year-old Thomas Popejoy veered off the road and his car went airborne then hit a tree and an embankment.

Popejoy was seriously injured and taken to Mercy Hospital South for treatment.

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