The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office reports that 21-year-old John Russell Tracy of George was driving a 1995 Chevy pickup southbound on McKinley Avenue, about three miles west of Ashton, when his vehicle went off the left side of the road and entered the east ditch.
The vehicle just missed a bridge guardrail, and went airborne until it struck the embankment of a creek bed.
Tracy was taken by Ashton Ambulance to the Osceola Community Hospital.
The vehicle, owned by Austin Vonk of Sioux Center, sustained about $5,000 damage.
The Ashton Ambulance and Ashton Fire and Rescue, assisted the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office at the scene.
The accident remains under investigation.