A 73-year old Sweet Springs man was taken to a Columbia hospital with serious injuries Tuesday morning, after his truck overturned.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported the wreck just after 11:00, on Route EE at 140th Road in Saline County.

According to the online crash report, a 2014 Ram truck traveled off the right side of the roadway. The driver then over-corrected and the truck overturned into a ditch.

The driver, 73-year old Roger M. McGraw, of Sweet Springs, suffered serious injuries in the accident. McGraw was taken to University Hospital, by Sweet Springs EMS, for treatment.

Kurt Parsons