OREGON COUNTY -- A Thayer man, Steven Stensloff, 39, was charged with driving while intoxicated following a one-vehicle accident Dec. 24. The accident occurred on V Highway, 10 miles east of Thayer.
Trooper J.C Howell of the Missouri Highway Patrol Troop G said Stensloff was driving a 2002 Dodge truck when he lost control, ran off the right side of the road, then the left side and struck a tree. Stensloff suffered moderate injuries and was treated and released from Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains.
Howell said Stensloff was also ticketed for careless and imprudent driving.