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St. Joseph Man Ejected During Rollover Accident

An early Saturday morning accident in Andrew County left a St. Joseph man with serious injuries.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports 37-year old Jared Burns was southbound on Route K, one-half mile north of St. Joseph around 1:45 in the morning when his vehicle traveled off the south side of the roadway. The vehicle struck a driveway culvert before going airborne and striking the ground.

Burns’ vehicle overturned several times, ejecting the driver out of the sunroof.

Burns was transported to Mosaic Life Care in St. Joseph.  The Patrol arrest report indicates Burns was cited for felony driving while intoxicated.

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