KNOX COUNTY, Mo – A one vehicle crash occurred in Knox City June, 20 at 4:00 p.m.635796625787774707-CRASH-ICON

James J. Sparks,84, and a resident of Ewing was driving on Mo-Highway 6 in Knox City when he allegedly fell asleep at the wheel. Sparks then traveled off the roadway, and struck an embankment.

Sparks suffered moderate injuries following the accident, and was transported to Northeast Regional Hospital by Knox County ambulance.