BRANDSVILLE -- A Thayer teen-ager received moderate injuries in an accident just north of Brandsville March 19.
According to a report from Troop G of the Missouri Highway Patrol, James A. Ashford, 17, of Thayer was driving a 1994 Ford at 7:45 a.m. when he lost control of the vehicle.
Trooper M.D. Hargus said Ashford ran the vehicle off the road, striking an embankment and overturning.
He was transported by ambulance to Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains.
Hargus said seat belts were in use at the time of the accident.