LAFAYETTE COUNTY, Mo. — A crash in Lafayette County sent a driver from Odessa to an area hospital Thursday morning.

According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, the accident happened at about 8:15 a.m. Thursday on Highway TT, one-half mile west of Dade School Road in Lafayette County.

A pick-up truck operated by Skyler D. Thompson, 22, of ?Odessa, was traveling east when Thompson lost control of the truck on the ice-covered roadway.

Thompson then traveled off the right side of the roadway and struck a tree. The report alleges he was not wearing a seat belt.

Thompson sustained minor injuries in the crash and was treated at Centerpoint Hospital in Independence.