(Bates County, Mo. ) An accident in Bates County Thursday afternoon, was fatal for a Drexel driver. According to the Highway Patrol, Charles H. Brady, 72, was Westbound on Highway 18 about 10 miles West of Adrian when he ran off the right side of the road, down an embankment where he went airborne and struck the opposite side of the bank. The vehicle finally came to rest in a creek. Brady was pronounced dead at the scene by the Bates County Coroner.

 

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