A Louisiana, Mo., man suffered moderate injuries Friday morning in a one-vehicle mishap in Pike County.

A Louisiana, Mo., man suffered moderate injuries Friday morning in a one-vehicle mishap in Pike County.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol the accident happened at 8:55 a.m., Aug. 10, at 14872 Highway NN.

A 1997 Buick Regal was being driven southbound by 28-year-old Dustin E. Shepard of Louisiana when the car traveled off the right side of the roadway. When the driver overcorrected the vehicle swerved, then traveled off the right side of the road where it struck a mailbox and overturned.

Shepard, who was wearing a safety device, was taken by ambulance to SSM health St. Joseph Hospital in Lake St. Louis.