Jun 11, 2021 2:01 PM

Man from Gallatin accused of DWI after pickup crash

Posted Jun 11, 2021 2:01 PM

DAVIESS COUNTY —A Missouri man was injured in an accident just before 2a.m. Friday in Daviess County.

The Missouri Highway Patrol reported a 2001 Dodge pickup driven by Daniel E. Butts, 23, Gallatin, was northbound on MO 190 one mile south of Jamesport.

The driver lost control of the pickup. It traveled off the road and overturned.

Officers arrested Butts on a requested charge of DWI and for leaving the scene of an accident, according to online arrest records. Butts drove himself to Cameron Regional Medical Center.

He was wearing a seat belt at the time of the accident, according to the MSHP.