fatal-crash1BOONE COUNTY – At around 1:44 a.m. Sunday morning, August 23, 2015 a Columbia man suffered injuries after leaving the roadway in Boone County.

According to an accident report by Missouri Highway Patrol, Jared E. Zahn, 27, was traveling westbound on Route K at Hillcreek Road when his vehicle traveled off the left side of the roadway.  The vehicle, subsequently struck a tree and was heavily damaged.  Zahn, who was wearing a safety device was taken to University Hospital with moderate injuries.