At approximately 9:30 p.m., Sunday, August 7th, Springfield Dispatch received multiple calls regarding a single vehicle rollover accident that had occurred on the Chester Road in the area of the Church of Christ.
Initial investigation found that Travis Tyrrell, 18, of Chester lost control of his 2015 Ford F150 and hit the ditch just west of the Church of Christ causing the vehicle to become airborne and rolling over upon re-contact with the ground, and coming to a final rest back on its wheels.
Tyrrell and his passenger, a 20 year old male, were transported to Springfield Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Neither operator nor passenger were wearing seat belts.
Anyone who may have any additional information regarding this accident is asked to contact Officer Steven Neily at 802-885-2113.