A Blue Springs man was injured in a one-vehicle accident that occurred in Pettis County today (Thursday).

According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, 47-year-old Rusty A. Lloyd was the driver of an eastbound 2007 Suzuki VL-1500 on Highway V, west of Bahner Road, at 12:15 p.m., when it traveled off the right side of the roadway, struck a road sign and a ditch, then overturned.

Lloyd suffered serious injuries and was transported to University of Missouri Hospital by Staff For Life.

Randy Kirby