by Tim Church
CASSVILLE, Mo. – A Washburn man receives serious injuries in a single vehicle crash early Saturday morning, one mile south of Cassville.
The Missouri Highway Patrol reports 62-year-old David Fletcher was traveling northbound on Missouri 76, when he ran off of the right side of the roadway. Fletcher then overcorrected, ran off of the left side of the roadway and struck an embankment.
According to the online crash report Fletcher was not wearing his seatbelt at the time of the crash. He was transported by helicopter to Cox South Hospital in Springfield to be treated for his injuries.