An area man was hurt seriously Feb. 14 in a Roby accident.

A Fort Leonard Wood man was seriously injured Tuesday morning when his Jeep ran off Highway 17 at Roby, struck a culvert and overturned twice.

Tpr. Terry Nelson of the Missouri State Highway Patrol said Michael Hooks, 20, was driving southbound when the mishap occurred.

Hooks, who was wearing a seat belt, was flown to Mercy Hospital, Springfield. His 2008 Jeep Wrangler was totaled, Nelson said.

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