PETTIS COUNTY, Mo.- A Sedalia, Mo., man was hospitalized after a car he was riding in struck a deer on US 65 Highway last night in Pettis County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol responded to southbound US 65 Highway, south of Smelser Road, at approximately 10:13 p.m. According to the filed accident report,  Leandrea Chandler,30, of Sedalia, was traveling southbound when she struck a deer.

Charles Wright suffered moderate injuries as a result of the collision and was transferred to Bothwell Hospital for treatment.