JOHNSON COUNTY, Mo. — A Higginsville teen was involved in a single vehicle accident last night in Johnson County.

According to online records, Lucas S. Mason, 16, was traveling westbound on Route OO at 9:45 p.m. Saturday. Mason swerved to avoid a road sign and ran off the right side of the roadway.

He then overcorrected, causing the vehicle to return to the roadway and travel off the left side of the road. Mason’s vehicle overturned and came to rest.

He was transported to Western Missouri Medical Center with minor injuries.