TIFF CITY — An Anderson man sustained minor injuries when he was struck by a vehicle while walking along a McDonald County highway Wednesday night.

TIFF CITY — An Anderson man sustained minor injuries when he was struck by a vehicle while walking along a McDonald County highway Wednesday night.

Nathaniel B. Walter, 26 of Anderson was traveling southbound on Missouri Highway 43 a mile south of Tiff City, where he swerved to avoid numerous pedestrians and struck one in the ditch, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.

Duey G. Pierce, 57, was transported to Freeman West Hospital in Joplin after the 11:10 p.m. wreck, the patrol reported.