COOPER COUNTY, Mo. — An accident on I-70 in Cooper County Sunday morning resulted in injuries for a Kansas man.
According to a report from the Missouri Highway Patrol, the crash occurred on Interstate 70 westbound at the 95 mile marker at about 10:00 a.m. Sunday.
The report indicates 34-year-old Erik S. Martinez, of Kansas City, Kansas, was traveling west when his vehicle began to skid on the snowy roadway. This caused him to run off the right side of the interstate and collide with a tree.
Martinez was not hurt however an occupant, 52-year-old Jose Sarmiento-Morillo, received minor injuries. He was treated at Cooper County Memorial Hospital.