PETTIS COUNTY, Mo.- Troop A of the Missouri State Highway Patrol investigated a one-vehicle rollover which occurred this morning in Pettis County and sent a Higginsville, Mo., teenager to the hospital with extensive injuries.

According to the filed accident report, at approximately 6:18 a.m., Dillon Griffith, 18, was traveling southbound on US 65 Highway near Shannon Road, when his vehicle traveled off the roadway and overturned multiple times.

Griffith’s injuries were reported as serious and he was transported by ambulance to University of Columbia Medical Center for further treatment. The report does state that Griffith was wearing a seat belt at the time of the accident.