Slater man hurt in 1-vehicle crash

Friday, January 17, 2014

A Slater man suffered moderate injuries in a one-vehicle crash according to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report.

At 5:45 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 16, Jamie T. Lawson, 37, was traveling eastbound on Highway 240 less than one mile east of Primrose Aveenue when the 2003 Chevy truck he was driving traveled off the right side of the roadway due to ice, struck a ditch, overturned and came to rest on its top.

According to the report, Lawson was wearing a safety device.

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