Jun 07, 2021 8:08 PM

Driver hospitalized after car lands in ditch

Posted Jun 07, 2021 8:08 PM

HARRISON COUNTY —One person was injured in an accident just before 5:30p.m. Sunday in Harrison County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a 2014 Ford Fusion driven by Abeke Abedi, 28, Rockford, IL., was northbound on Interstate 35 three miles south of Eagleville.

The car traveled off the west side of the road into the media and the driver overcorrected. The car returned to the road, traveled off the east side of the road and struck a ditch.

NTA Ambulance transported Abedi to Harrison County Community Hospital in Bethany. He was properly restrained at the time of the accident, according to the MSHP.