Green City Man Injured In Highway 129 Accident
Date 2014/5/19 9:30:00 | Topic: News
|The Highway Patrol reports a Green City man was seriously injured last night when thrown out of his overturning truck. |
The patrol reports 19 year old Aaron Brantener was flown by medical helicopter to University Hospital in Columbia.
Brantener was northbound when his pickup went off the right side of Highway 129, the driver over-corrected, causing the truck to cross back over the roadway where it overturned, coming to rest on its wheels. The truck was demolished in the accident 1 mile south of Mystic in Sullivan County about 10 pm Sunday night.
An arrest report from the highway patrol says Brantener is accused of driving while intoxicated; failure to drive on the right half of the road; and no seat belt.