CLINTON COUNTY, Mo. — One person was seriously injured after a one vehicle accident early this morning in Clinton County.

According to an online crash report by Highway Patrol, Larry R. Evans, 32, of Kansas City, was traveling northbound on US 169 when the vehicle slid off the right side of the roadway and struck a tree line.

Evans was not wearing a safety device according to the report. The incident happened 12:45 a.m. on US 169 at 208 St. near the city limits of Trimble.

After the accident, Evans was charged with multiple offenses including felony DWI as a persistent offender, possession of marijuana synthetic cannabinoid, operating a vehicle in a careless and imprudent manner as well as other charges.

Evans was transported to Liberty Hospital for treatment.