A Springfield man was injured in a single-vehicle crash that occurred at 8:55 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 12, on Interstate 44 at the 43-mile marker.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the crash occurred when the driver of a 1998 Ford Explorer, Fred A. Stryffeler, 56, of Springfield, lost control of the vehicle and travelled off the right side of the roadway, striking the guardrail. The vehicle overturned several times before coming to rest off of the roadway. He was wearing a seat belt.
Stryffeler was taken to Mercy Hospital in Springfield with minor injuries.