JOHNSON COUNTY, MO – A single vehicle crash in Johnson County Thursday morning involved a driver from Kansas City, Kansas.
The crash involved a freightliner that overturned off the roadway of 50 Highway at 500 Road. The vehicle was upside-down when Highway Patrol came to the scene. The truck hit a ditch off the roadway after an over-correction in transit. The driver, Ernie Morris, 32, received moderate injuries. A crash report says he was not wearing a safety device. He was taken to St. Luke’s hospital.