dwi-arrestCASS COUNTY, Mo. – A Harrisonville, Mo. resident was injured in a one vehicle crash in Cass County early Saturday morning prior to his arrest.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports Christopher W. Stultz, 28, was driving southbound on Highway 291 north of 215th St. just before 1 a.m. when he ran off the right side of the roadway. The vehicle then crossed the center line and went off the left side of 291, struck a ditch and overturned.

Stultz was reportedly not wearing a seat belt and suffered moderate injuries. According to additional reports, Stultz attempted to flee the scene but was unable.

He was arrested and charged with alleged DWI, failure to drive on the right half of roadway and leaving the scene of an accident. He was released to the care of Research Hospital for treatment.