Driver loses control of vehicle and lands in creek

The Ford Ranger came to rest in Davis Creek off of Missouri Highway 6.

Deputies from the Adair County Sheriff's Office responded to a one vehicle crash near Novinger, Mo. Wednesday afternoon.

A Ford Ranger was headed eastbound on Missouri Highway 6, towards Kirksville, around 1:30, when the driver lost control of the vehicle near Davis Creek Bridge. The vehicle veered off the road and came to rest in the creek.

The driver was able to exit the vehicle on his own and was transported to the hospital for assessment.