The Sunrise Beach fire chief is recovering from moderate injuries after being involved in a motor vehicle accident Sunday evening while returning home from an emergency incident.

The Sunrise Beach fire chief is recovering from moderate injuries after being involved in a motor vehicle accident Sunday evening while returning home from an emergency incident.
At approximately 10:45 p.m. May 24, Fire Chief Dennis Reilly was eastbound on Highway MM, about one mile west of the Lake of the Ozarks Community Bridge, when he met a westbound ATV driving down the eastbound shoulder.
Adam Williams, 27, of Four Seasons, Mo. was driving the Polaris RZR.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol crash report, Reilly told troopers that it appeared another vehicle was in his lane and he swerved to avoid it. The crash reported stated that the vehicles collided on the shoulder.
The 57-year-old fire chief was transported by ambulance to Lake Regional Hospital in Osage Beach. He reported on the SBFPD Facebook page Monday morning that he had been released from the hospital and that most of his injuries were superficial.
Back at work Tuesday, he told LakeNewsOnline that he was a little banged up and sore but doing alright.
No injuries were reported for Williams. He was arrested around 11:30 p.m. Sunday evening, charged with assault in the second degree and careless and imprudent driving.

Reilly and Williams were both listed as utilizing safety devices.