TRUXTON, MO — A 27-year-old man suffered serious injuries Wednesday night after a single-vehicle accident along Highway A near Truxton, according to a crash report by the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
Trooper J. L. Hughes said the accident occurred in an area of the highway north of German Church Road around 9:00 p.m.
The young man was traveling northbound along Highway A in a 2003 Honda VTX when he swerved the car to miss a deer. The Honda overturned and ejected the driver, who was not wearing a seatbelt.
The man was taken by ambulance to SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital Lake St. Louis. His condition has not been disclosed.
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