Man Ejected from Vehicle Injured in Platte County

A man was ejected from a vehicle and injured in Platte County

The Missouri Highway Patrol reports 45-year-old John Thammalangsy of Shawnee, Kansas suffered moderate injuries after the accident at 5:11 pm Sunday.

He had been traveling south on I-435 at a high rate of speed when he lost control and traveled off the right side of the road at the north end of the Missouri River Bridge.

The driver was ejected and was taken by ambulance to KU Medical Center for treatment.