Desloge Man Injured in Wreck

(Ste. Genevieve County, MO.) A Desloge man, 62 year old Roger A. Petty, is recovering from serious injuries after he was in a one vehicle accident involving the semi tractor trailer he was driving. Highway Patrol Records show the wreck took place in Ste. Genevieve County Monday morning just after 8 o'clock when Petty was driving east on Highway 32 when the vehicle went off the right side of the roadway and crashed into some trees. Petty was flown to Barnes Hospital in St. Louis. He was  wearing a seat belt when the wreck took place.