Man Seriously Injured in Buchanan County Crash

An Independence man was seriously injured in a Buchanan County crash late Thursday night.

The Buchanan County Sheriff’s Office says it happened in the 2400 block of Jamestown Avenue (Highway 150) south of Independence around 11 pm. They say Jon Zieser was driving his pickup truck southbound when his truck went off the road and stuck a utility pole.

Zieser had to be extricated from his truck. He was transported to an area hospital with serious injuries.

The accident remains under investigation and charges are pending.


photo courtesy of Buchanan County Sheriff’s Office