A 45-year old Clinton man was taken to an area hospital Sunday night after suffering minor injuries in a one-vehicle wreck in Henry County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported the wreck at 10:30, on MO-7 at County Road NE 91.

According to the online crash report, a 2006 Dodge Durango swerved to avoid an animal in the road. The Dodge then traveled off the road and down an embankment, coming to rest in a creek bed.

The driver, Romy Ravelo, of Clinton, suffered minor injuries in the accident. Ravelo was taken to Golden Valley Hospital, by EMS, for treatment.

Randy Kirby