Hollister Man Injured in Accident in Christian County

by: Scott McCaulley

A Hollister Man is injured in a one vehicle crash south of Ozark in Christian County.

The Missouri Highway Patrol reports the accident happened around 1:45 Friday afternoon when a vehicle driven by Michael Velasco, 57, traveled off the road while heading southbound on Highway 65 and struck a tree.

Velasco suffered serious injuries and was taken to Cox South Hospital in Springfield for treatment.