by Tim Church


NIXA, Mo. – A man from Nixa is injured in a single vehicle crash Monday afternoon, a half mile south of Nixa in Christian County.

The Missouri Highway Patrol reports 49-year-old Joseph Dewitt was traveling southbound on Main Street at 2:15 p.m., when his vehicle travelled off the roadway and struck a tree.

Dewitt was transported by EMS to Cox South Hospital in Springfield to be treated for moderate injuries.