Two men injured in vintage truck rollover crash

POPLAR BLUFF, MO (KFVS) - Two men were seriously injured Friday morning in a crash in Butler County.

Missouri state troopers say it happened 8:49 a.m. Friday on Missouri route 53, five miles south of Poplar Bluff.

George Birchfield, 57 of Qulin was driving a 1978 Ford truck southbound on Route 53 when he lost control of the vehicle, ran off the roadway and overturned.

Birchfield and his passenger, 59-year-old James Birchfield were airlifted to a Cape Girardeau hospital with serious injuries.

It is unclear if either man was wearing a seat belt.

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