accident 1JONESBURG, Mo. — An Illinois man is in the hospital following an early evening accident in Montgomery County, Missouri Sunday.

Highway Patrol records indicate Thomas Jack, 24, of Belleville, Illinois, was eastbound on I-70 at the 184  mile marker, about a mile east of Jonesburg, when he traveled off the left side of the roadway. Jack overcorrected, traveled off the right side of the roadway, struck an embankment and overturned.

Jack was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the accident and was ejected from the vehicle.

He sustained moderate injuries during the incident and was transported to St. Joseph West Hospital Lake in St. Louis, Missouri for treatment.