A 31-year-old Richland man was seriously injured in a one-vehicle crash early Saturday morning in Pulaski County.

A 31-year-old Richland man was seriously injured in a one-vehicle crash early Saturday morning in Pulaski County. 

According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol crash report, Jason A. Whitaker was driving a 2016 Ford Focus eastbound at approximately 4:45 a.m. on August 5, 2017 on 8M south of Richland on Rupert Road when the vehicle travelled off the left side of the roadway. 

The vehicle then struck a culvert, became airborne and struck the ground before coming to a rest facing west, according to the report. 

Whitaker, not listed with a safety device, was transported by Pulaski County Ambulance to Fort Leonard Wood Community Hospital. The vehicle was listed as totaled.