ADAIR COUNTY, Mo. — An accident in Adair County injured a Hurdland resident early Thursday morning.

The Highway Patrol was called to Route J, four miles north of Brashear in Adair County around 5:30 a.m. Thursday to reports of a single-vehicle crash.

A car driven by 38-year-old Robert J. Griffith was traveling north when it struck a horse in the roadway.

Griffith reported minor injuries and told officials he would seek his own treatment.