Man seriously injured in weekend crash

Man seriously injured in weekend crash

PEMISCOT COUNTY, MO (KAIT) - A Missouri man was seriously injured following a crash in Pemiscot County over the weekend.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 37-year-old Jason Foster was injured in the crash which happened around 2:45 p.m. Saturday on Missouri Highway 84 just west of Caruthersville.

Foster was reportedly driving a 2004 Ford Mustang east when the car ran off the right side of the road, struck a ditch, and overturned.

The Caruthersville man was airlifted to a Memphis, TN hospital for treatment.

Before being airlifted, Foster was charged with driving while intoxicated, according to MSHP.

MSHP also stated Foster was not wearing a seatbelt.

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