Stanley R. Hartwick, 42, of Louisiana, was taken to Pike County Memorial Hospital for treatment of minor injuries suffered in a collision at 1:50 p.m. Saturday, May 11, at 8773 state Highway 79 in Pike County.

Stanley R. Hartwick, 42, of Louisiana, was taken to Pike County Memorial Hospital for treatment of minor injuries suffered in a collision at 1:50 p.m. Saturday, May 11, at 8773 state Highway 79 in Pike County.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Hartwick was driving a northbound 2004 Chevrolet 1500 and failed to properly negotiate a curve. The collision occurred when his truck began to slide into the southbound lane into the path of a 2003 Ford F150 truck driven by Aaron W. Fairchild, 39, of Bowling Green. Both drivers were wearing seat belts and Fairchild did not report injuries.