On September 17th around 1:00 p.m. the Missouri State Highway Patrol in Bates County along with Bates County Sheriff's Office responded to a one vehicle accident Business Loop 49 at S. Orange Street in rural.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the accident occurred when the 2004 Dodge driven by 57 year old Allen W. Henderson was headed north when Henderson sustained a medical condition and lost control of the vehicle.
The Dodge traveled off the roadway and struck a sign and a tree before the vehicle came to rest along an embankment.
Mr. Henderson was taken to the Bates County Memorial Hospital for treatment.
View crash report below: