DEKALB COUNTY — One person was injured in an accident just before 6p.m. Monday in DeKalb County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a 2010 Ford F250 driven by Trey S. Scoles, 17, Maysville, was southbound on Sharp Road four miles west of Amity.

The driver applied the brakes to the pickup and a passenger identified as Nathan L. Meek, 18, Maysville, fell off the trailer being towed.

DeKalb-Clinton Ambulance transported Meek to Cameron Regional Medical Center. Scoles was not injured and not wearing a seat belt, according to the MSHP.