JASPER COUNTY, Mo. – An accident in Southeast Missouri was fatal for an Arkansas driver at 12:10 p.m. Saturday, September 12, 2015.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Dillon Hayes, 19, of Huntsville was southbound on County Road 60, three miles West of Sarcoxie in Jasper County, when his vehicle ran off the right side of the roadway, striking some trees and overturning.
Hayes was ejected from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene by the Chief Deputy Coroner. The patrol report indicated that Hayes was not wearing a safety device at the time of the crash.