by Tim Church
BULL CREEK, Mo. – A teenager from Branson is charged for drinking and driving following a single vehicle crash Wednesday night at Bull Creek Village in Taney County.
The Missouri Highway Patrol reports 19-year-old Austin Sikora was traveling westbound on Route F at 11:30 p.m., when he ran off of the roadway and struck a tree.
Sikora was transported to Cox South Hospital in Springfield to be treated for serious injuries.
According to the online crash and arrest reports, Sikora was not wearing his seatbelt and is being charged with one count of misdemeanor driving while intoxicated.