SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — Former Gov. Matt Blunt has been ticketed after he was involved in a traffic accident.
Officers said Blunt collided his sport utility vehicle into a man riding a scooter at a central Springfield intersection around 7 p.m. Monday.
The 21-year-old scooter driver was taken to a local hospital with scrapes on a forearm and a bruise on his head. His name was not released.
Blunt was issued a summons for failing to yield the right of way.