A Potosi man suffered moderate injuries in a one-vehicle accident Wednesday afternoon (Aug. 14) in the Ware area of rural Hillsboro.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported that Christopher L. Cover, 33, was driving north on Hwy. B south of Hwy. C at 12:35 p.m. in a 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee when he drove off the right side of the road and struck a guardrail.
He was taken by Big River Ambulance to Mercy Hospital South in St. Louis County with moderate injuries.
A hospital spokesman today (Aug. 16) said Cover had been treated and released.
The Jeep was totaled and Cover was not wearing a seat belt, the patrol reported.