Elvis Solorio-Viveros, 27, of Monroe City, was flown to Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Ill., for treatment of serious injuries suffered in an accident at 1:38 a.m. Sunday, April 15, in rural Ralls County.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, he was driving a 2005 Chevrolet Avalanche on Bethlehem Trail six miles south of Monroe City. The truck went off the left side of the road, hit a culvert and a tree, then stopped in a ditch. Solorio-Viveros was not using a safety device.
The State Patrol was assisted at the scene by the Ralls County and Monroe County Sheriff’s Departments, Monroe County Ambulance personnel and Monroe City Fire Department.
Monroe City man flown to hospital after crash