Lonnie D. Davidson, 65, of Dittmer was seriously hurt this morning (Dec. 14) in a one-car accident on Hwy. H south of Ware Road northwest of De Soto, the Missouri State Highway Patrol reported.
At 10:15 a.m., Davidson was driving a 2001 Ford Escort south on the highway, and the car ran off the right side of the road and then returned to the road before again running off the right side, where it struck an embankment and overturned, the report said.
Davidson was taken by Valle Ambulance to Mercy Hospital South in south St. Louis County.
He was not wearing a seat belt, the patrol reported.
The car was totaled, the report said.