A Washington man was injured Wednesday, Sept. 5, in an overturned truck crash on Interstate 44. 

Dale Waters, 29, Catawissa, was traveling westbound on 1-44 at 2:17 p.m. in a 2004 Ford F-250 with passenger Jason A. Gebhart, 36, Washington.

According to a preliminary crash report from the Missouri State Highway Patrol, a tire blew out on the truck, causing the vehicle to travel off the right side of the roadway, strike a guardrail and overturn.

According to patrol, Gebhart was wearing his seatbelt. 

Gebhart was transported to Mercy Hospital St. Louis by Eureka Fire Protection.