CASS COUNTY, Mo. — A Belton man was seriously injured this morning in a crash and later charged with driving while intoxicated.

Joshua Cary, 33, was eastbound on 215th at Route Y in Cass County when he failed to stop at a stop sign, traveled through the T intersection and struck the ditch. Both Cary and a passenger were transported to Research Medical Center for treatment of serious injuries.

Cary was charged with driving while intoxicated, careless and imprudent driving, possession of up to 35 grams of marijuana, unlawful use of drug paraphernalia and second degree assault.