Belleview Man Injured In Sunday Night Accident

(Belleview) A man from Belleview was seriously injured late Sunday night in a traffic accident on Highway C in Washington County.

The highway patrol says 26 year old Robert Akers was driving west when his Ford Focus ran off the road and hit two trees.

Akers wasn’t wearing a safety device and was thrown from the vehicle.

He was taken to Mercy South in St. Louis by Washignton County Ambulance personnell.