According to Pfc. Buddy Parris with Floyd County police:
John Burton, 55, was traveling south on Kingston Highway near Old Freeman Ferry Road when he got distracted, ran off the right side of the road, couldnt correct his steering and hit a culvert.
Parris said Burton was taken to the hospital for minor injuries. He was complaining of neck and arm pain.
Traffic was slowed on the Kingston Highway for approximately 20 minutes just before 1 p.m