RAY COUNTY, Mo. – A Lawson driver was hospitalized after a crash in Ray County Thursday night.

Around 10:00 p.m. Thursday, the Missouri Highway Patrol was sent to a crash on Silvey Road, just North of 174th Street. According to the crash report, Michael Rigney, 18, was northbound when his vehicle traveled off the left side of the roadway, struck an embankment and overturned.

Rigney was transported to Liberty Hospital with moderate injuries.