HENRY COUNTY, Mo. – A Clinton man was flown to the hospital after a medical emergency caused him to crash his pickup in Henry County Life Flight Eagleyesterday.

According to the report from the Missouri Highway Patrol, Guido Santero, 80, was traveling eastbound on Highway 7, just west of County Road Northeast 681, shortly before 6:00 Thursday evening, when he suffered an unknown health problem. The vehicle traveled off the right side of the highway and struck an embankment.

Santero was flown to St. Luke’s Hospital in serious condition.