JOHNSON COUNTY, Mo. — An accident in Johnson County sent a driver from Kansas City to an area hospital Friday.

The Highway Patrol responded to the scene at U.S. 50 Highway, a third of a iles west of Northwest 250th Road in Johnson County just before 9:00 a.m. Friday.

An eastbound vehicle driven by 23-year-old Coltan C. Hoffman, of Kansas City, reportedly ran off the side of the highway and hit a tree.

Hoffman sustained minor injuries, despite not wearing a seat belt. He was taken to Centerpoint Medical Center for treatment.