A 79-year old Warsaw man was taken to a Columbia hospital Friday evening after his Jeep overturned in Benton County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported the wreck at 6:00, in the 29000 block of Route MM.

According to the online crash report, a 2007 Jeep traveled off the road, overturned, and struck a fence before coming to rest.

The driver, 79-year old Earl D. Lumsden, suffered serious injuries in the wreck. Lumsden was taken by air ambulance to University Hospital for treatment.

The Jeep was totaled and towed.

University Hospital Columbia, Missouri
Kurt Parsons

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