CLAY COUNTY, Mo. — A pair of drivers from Excelsior Springs were involved in a car crash on 210 Highway in Clay County Sunday morning.

A report from the Missouri State Highway Patrol indicates the accident occurred on eastbound 210 Highway just east of Spor Road at 1:05 a.m. Sunday.

A car driven by 27-year-old Tyler S. McKown attempted to pass a pick-up truck operated by James R. Jackson, 35, when McKown side swiped Jackson’s truck.

This caused McKown to run off the right side of the road and collide with a tree. He was moderately injured and according to the report, was not wearing a a seat belt. McKown was treated at Liberty Hospital.