RAY COUNTY, Mo. – An Independence driver was injured when his vehicle hit a tree in Ray County last night.

According to the Missouri Highway Patrol report, crash-generic-newbugRichard Anthony, 51, was eastbound on Highway 10, West of Rabbit Farm Road around 8:30 Thursday night. When his vehicle traveled off the right side of Highway 10, Anthony over corrected, went into a slide and struck a tree.

Anthony suffered moderate injuries and was transported to Liberty Hospital for treatment.