(Westboro) -- An Essex man suffered minor injuries in a one-vehicle accident a half of a mile east of Westboro Thursday night.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 60-year-old Mark Dinsmore was headed east on Highway C at around 6:25 p.m. His 2001 Chevy Silverado went off the right side of the road and struck a bridge twice before coming to rest off the south side of the roadway.

Dinsmore was transported by Atchison-Holt Ambulance to Shenandoah Medical Center with minor injuries.