Man injured in Moniteau crash
A California, Missouri, man sustained moderate injuries in a single-vehicle accident at 11:50 a.m. Monday in Moniteau County.
According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Kenneth R. Hemlin, 33, was driving north on state Route 87, one-tenth of a mile north of Derby Lake Road, when his vehicle traveled off the right side of the road, struck an embankment, a fence and a tree before coming to rest in a ditch.
Hemlin, who was not wearing a seat belt, was taken by ambulance to Capital Region Medical Center in Jefferson City for his injuries.
Information is taken from preliminary Missouri State Highway Patrol and Sedalia Police Department reports, which do not necessarily contain statements from all parties involved.
— Compiled by Nicole Cooke