On Tues., Jan. 1 at 3:25 a.m., the 2003 Chevrolet 1500 Whittle was driving traveled off the left side of the road. The Chevrolet struck a tree and overturned.

A Versailles driver was left with serious injuries after an accident on Old Highway 5 early Tuesday morning.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol crash report, Christian Whittle, 21, of Versailles, suffered serious injuries after an accident on Old Highway 5 in Morgan County.

On Tues., Jan. 1 at 3:25 a.m., the 2003 Chevrolet 1500 Whittle was driving traveled off the left side of the road. The Chevrolet struck a tree and overturned. Whittle was taken by ambulance to Lake Regional Hospital.

The Chevrolet was totaled.

It is unknown if Whittle was wearing a seat belt, according to the report.