The Jackson County Sheriff's Office responded to a one-vehicle traffic crash on Sunday on Dallas Road, north of Illinois Avenue in rural Murphysboro.
The crash occurred when a 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee driven by 31-year-old William Wyatt ran off the roadway, overturned, struck a utility pole and came to rest upright on the east side of the roadway.
Wyatt had to be extricated from the vehicle and was transported to the ER by EMS due to his injuries.
The crash is still under investigation and charges are pending. Assisting on the scene were the Jackson County Ambulance Service, MPS Fire Department, and the Murphysboro Police Department.
— The Southern