MORGAN COUNTY, Mo. — An accident in Morgan County Tuesday afternoon left a Stover driver hospitalized.
According to a report from the Missouri State Highway Patrol, troopers were called to State Highway 135, a quarter-mile north of Ehlers Road in Morgan County at approximately 12:19 p.m. Tuesday.
A car driven by 60-year-old Dietrick P. Warnke was southbound when Warnke fell asleep at the wheel.
The vehicle ran off the right side of the roadway and hit a filed entrance, sending it airborne before rolling and coming to rest on its top.
Warnke, who was wearing a seat belt, sustained moderate injuries in the rollover crash. He was treated at Bothwell Hospital in Sedalia.