May 17, 2012
Downing Man Ejected From Jeep in Crash
A Downing man suffered moderate injuries after being ejected from his Jeep following a one vehicle accident in Schuyler County on Route D, five miles south of Downing at 7:15 p.m. on Monday, May 14th.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Cody H. Brown, 19, was eastbound on Route D in a 2000 Jeep when the vehicle traveled off the left side of the roadway and overturned, ejecting the driver. The vehicle came to rest on its wheels before catching fire.
Brown was transported by Schuyler County Ambulance to Scotland County Hospital in Memphis.
The patrol was assisted at the scene by the Schuyler County Sheriff's Department, the ambulance service and the Downing Fire Department.
The vehicle was totaled. It was towed from the scene by Lakeside Towing.