A Crocker man received minor injuries in an early morning crash on I-44 Thursday.

A Crocker man received minor injuries in an early morning crash on I-44 Thursday.

David M. Hix, 20, was taken by ambulance to Phelps County Regional Medical Center for treatment.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol crash report, Hix was driving a 1998 GMC Sonoma west in the westbound lanes when the vehicle went off the right side of the roadway at the 156 mile marker around 2:50 a.m. Jan. 5. The pickup truck struck a highway sign and overturned before coming to a stop. 

The crash report indicated Hix was wearing a seatbelt.