Man seriously injured in truck crash

Man seriously injured in truck crash

DUNKLIN COUNTY, MO (KAIT) - A Region 8 man was flown to the hospital Friday morning following a single-vehicle crash.

The crash happened at 9:55 a.m. at the intersection of U.S. Highway 62 at Highway 25 at McGuire in Dunklin County, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.

Michael D. Smiley, 46, of Risco was northbound when he lost control of his 2013 Dodge Ram pickup.

The truck ran off the left side of the roadway and struck a ditch.

Smiley, who was not wearing a seat belt, was flown to St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau with serious injuries.

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