Gerald L. Reierson, 78, of Monroe City, went by ambulance to Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Ill., for treatment of moderate injuries suffered in a one-car crash at 12:26 p.m. Friday, Dec. 22, in Lewis County.

Gerald L. Reierson, 78, of Monroe City, went by ambulance to Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Ill., for treatment of moderate injuries suffered in a one-car crash at 12:26 p.m. Friday, Dec. 22, in Lewis County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported Reierson was driving a 2000 Buick Park Avenue on U.S. 61 at Route B at La Grange. His car went off the left side of the road into the median, then became airborne and hit an embankment. Reierson was wearing a seat belt.

The State Patrol was assisted at the scene by the Lewis County Ambulance and Sheriff's Departments, and the La Grange Police and Fire Departments.