Man arrested after dirt bike wreck
21-year-old injured on property north of Purdy
A Monett man was injured and arrested following a wreck at 8:03 p.m. on private property on Farm Road 2050, two miles north of Purdy.
According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Nathan Scott, 21, of Monett, was riding a 2020 Yamaha dirt bike southbound when it overturned and ejected him.
Scott suffered moderate injuries and was transported to Cox South Hospital in Springfield.
He was not wearing a safety device, and damage to the bike was minor.
At 8:35 p.m., Scott was arrested by the Patrol for driving while intoxicated. He was released to emergency services.