A Washington County man was hurt in a one-vehicle traffic accident Saturday afternoon (Dec. 14) on Hwy. 21 north of Britton Road in the De Soto area just north of the Washington County line.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported that Joshua Cain, 30, of Cadet was driving a 2007 Chevrolet Silverado south on Hwy. 21 north of Britton Road at 2:03 p.m. when he drove off the east side of the road and hit a tree, then the pickup overturned and hit a second tree.
Cain sustained moderate injuries and was taken by Valle Ambulance to Mercy Hospital South in south St. Louis County, the report said.
An update on his condition was not available.
He was wearing a seat belt, the report said. The Silverado was totaled.