March 17 Crash Reports

Belton man hurt in Henry

A Belton man was injured in a single-vehicle accident at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday in Henry County.

According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Aaron A. Smart, 55, was driving a semi-truck north on state Route 7, a half mile west of County Road NW 1501, when his vehicle traveled off the right side of the road, struck a guardrail and overturned.

Smart, who was wearing a seat belt, was taken by Golden Valley Ambulance to Belton Regional Medical Center with minor injuries.

Man seriously injured in Benton

An Urbana man sustained serious injuries in a single-vehicle accident at 6:10 p.m. Wednesday in Benton County.

According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Kenneth L. VanCamp, 23, was driving a dirt bike on a dirt track in the 34000 block of Peters Avenue when he traveled up a hillcrest, became airborne, landed on the front tire and was ejected.

VanCamp, who was wearing a helmet, was taken by air ambulance to University Hospital in Columbia 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

— Compiled by Nicole Cooke

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