Madison Man Faces Charges After Monroe County Accident

A Madison man faces charges of DWI and driving while suspended after an accident three miles south of Middle Grove around 5:35 Thursday afternoon. The State Highway Patrol says 25-year-old Joseph Hancock’s pickup went off Monroe County 1010, hit a utility pole, and overturned. He had moderate injuries, and was flown to Columbia. His passenger, 26-year-old Jacob Whitehead of Mexico, had minor injuries and refused treatment at the scene.