A Center man was left with minor injuries following a one-vehicle mishap Wednesday morning in Ralls County.

A Center man was left with minor injuries following a one-vehicle mishap Wednesday morning in Ralls County.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol the crash happened at 6:15 a.m. on Route H two miles south of Route HH.
A 1989 Kenworth dump truck was being driven north by 72-year-old John L. Flowers of Center. The accident happened when Flowers came upon traffic stopped in the roadway because of a fallen tree that was blocking the road. Unable to stop, Flowers drove the truck off the right side of the road to avoid a collision. The truck overturned.
Flowers, who was wearing a safety device, was flown to Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Ill.