Walker Man Injured in Vernon County Accident

The Missouri Highway Patrol responded to a one-car accident at 12:10pm on Tuesday, May 17th at Route BB approximately 3 miles South of Nevada in Vernon County.

The accident occurred when a White 2018 Freightliner Dump truck, heading southbound, slid off the East side of the roadway and overturned.

The driver Dale Ijams, 47 of Walker Missouri, received serious injuries and was transported by ambulance to Freeman West Hospital in Joplin.

The dump truck was towed from the scene by Garwood Wrecker.