LACLEDE COUNTY, Missouri- The Missouri State Highway Patrol says a 31 year-old Lebanon man was injured early this morning when his car struck a deer on Highway CC south of Conway.

Bradley Clark was taken to Mercy Hospital in Lebanon with what were described as moderate injuries.

Troopers say Clark hit the deer when he was travelling northbound. The 2000 Honda CRV was a total loss.

Trooper Cpl. Bracket responded at 2:20 a.m.