NODAWAY COUNTY —A Missouri man was injured in an accident just after 11p.m. Wednesday in Nodaway County.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a 2001 Pontiac Grand Prix driven by Ralph L. Tackett, 31, Skidmore, was westbound on Route V one mile east of Skidmore.
The driver swerved to avoid a deer. The car traveled off the road, struck an embankment, overturned and came to rest on its top.
Nodaway County Ambulance transported Tackett to Mosaic in Maryville. He was properly restrained at the time of the accident, according to the MSHP.