LAFAYETTE COUNTY, MO – A vehicle accident involving a Henrietta resident was attended by Highway Patrol last night in Lafayette County.

An incident report names James Sinkhorn, 42, as the driver of a vehicle that ran off Route E at a curve in the roadway, just south of FF, where it struck a ditch. The report indicates Sinkhorn was not wearing a safety device device during the crash. He was transported to Ray County Memorial Hospital with minor injuries. Early this morning, Sinkhorn was preliminarily charged with leaving the scene of a crash, and was taken to Ray County Jail in lieu of bond.