CALDWELL COUNTY, Mo.— An evening drive turns deadly for two Polo boys in Caldwell County Sunday.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports that two 14-year-old occupants died in a rollover crash Sunday night. One other juvenile passenger suffered serious injuries. Seth M. Pate, of Polo, and Harley W. Sammons, of Plattsuburg, suffered moderate wounds.
The accident occurred as Sammons drove down Price Drive, a mile and a half from Polo. His vehicle skidded on gravel and went off the roadway. The vehicle struck a ditch, became airborne, traveled through a fence, and overturned.
Neither the passengers nor the driver wore a seat belt.