One person was injured Tuesday night in a crash south of Licking at Highways P and 137. 

A Willow Springs man was injured Tuesday night in a crash south of Licking, the Missouri State Highway Patrol said.

Troopers said a 2006 Ford F-150 truck driven eastbound by Jeremy W. Carney, 41, of Willow Springs, failed to stop at a sign, travelled across Highway 137the roadway struck a MoDOT sign, a fence and an electrical pole.

Carney, who sustained minor injuries and was taken by private vehicle, was taken to Texas County Memorial Hospital in Houston. He was not wearing a seat belt.

Intercounty Electric Cooperative said the accident affected a three-phase electrical pole at Highways P and 137. About 185 customers were without service for about three hours.

Tpr. Terry Nelson was assisted at the scene by Sgt. George Falterman and MoDOT workers. 

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