Drug Intoxication Leads to Injury Accident in Daviess

An intoxicated driver was injured in an accident in Daviess County

A report from the Missouri Highway Patrol says that 34-year-old Shaun R. Hurt of New Hampton, Missouri was arrested at 3:28 am this (Tuesday) morning.

Hurt had been driving south on Route DD, five miles south of Pattonsburg when at 2:10 am, the vehicle drove off the east side of the roadway at Key Ave. The vehicle overturned and came to rest upside-down facing west.

Preliminary charges include driving while intoxicated – drugs and failure to drive on the right half of the roadway.

Hurt was released for medical treatment and taken to Mosaic Life Care in St. Joseph by Daviess County EMS.