PETTIS COUNTY, Mo. – A resident of Sedalia was left with minor injuries after a car accident Wednesday morning.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Robert D. Jackson, 68, was driving on U.S. Highway 50 at approximately 11:41 a.m. before traveling off the right side of the roadway into a ditch before returning to, and crossing over, the roadway and striking a utility pole.

Jackson was transported to Bothwell Hospital for treatment.