Belgrade Man Receives Serious Injuries in Crash

(Irondale) A man from Belgrade was seriously injured in a pickup truck accident Monday night in St. Francois County.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the crash happened on ‘M’ Highway at Big River Cemetery Road, southwest of Irondale, when a G.M.C. Sierra driven by 33-year-old Joseph L. Thompson ran off the road and struck a tree.

Thompson was seriously injured and was taken to Mercy Hospital South in St. Louis.