At 8:07 p.m., James Anderson, 75, of Independence, failed to negotiate a curve and travelled off the left side of the road.

A car crash leaves an Independence man with moderate injuries.

An accident occurred on Ivy Bend Road, 58 feet south of North Ivy Bend Road north Junction Sun., Sept. 23. At 8:07 p.m., James Anderson, 75, of Independence, failed to negotiate a curve and travelled off the left side of the road. The vehicle Anderson was driving struck several trees before coming to rest.

Anderson was wearing a seat belt. He had moderate injuries. He was transported by EMS to Lake Regional.

The vehicle Anderson was driving was totaled.

Trooper S.D. Sears investigated the accident. The Morgan County Sheriff’s Department assisted in the accident.