by: Scott McCaulley

An Ozark man is injured in a pick-up truck accident on Highway 65 six miles north of Branson early Tuesday morning.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports the accident occurred just before 4:00 when the truck driven by 24-year-old Tyler Slape ran off the right side of road and overturned.

Slape, who was not wearing a seat belt according to the online report, was taken for treatment of his injuries to Cox South Hospital in Springfield.