On January 27th around 5:30 a.m. the Missouri State Highway Patrol in Bates County along with Bates County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a one vehicle accident in the northbound lanes of I-49 near mile marker 130.8 near Butler.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the accident occurred when the 2005 Jeep Liberty driven by 50 year old Steven H. Caskey of Appleton City lost control on the slick roadway, vehicle then skidded off the roadway and struck a guardrail.
Mr. Caskey sustained minor injuries in this accident and he was transported by ambulance to the Bates County Memorial Hospital for treatment.
The Jeep was totaled and towed from the scene by Don's Tow of Butler.
View crash report below: