Jennings, MO (April 12, 2021) – One man was killed during a two-vehicle collision that took place at about 5:35 p.m. on Sunday, April 11th in Jennings.
Sources report that officers responded to a call regarding an accident in the area of Eagle Valley Drive and Lucas and Hunt Road.
A preliminary investigation indicated that a Chevrolet pick-up truck was driving northbound along Lucas and Hunt Road when a Chevrolet HHR traveling in the opposite direction tried to turn onto Eagle Valley Drive causing the two vehicles to collide.
The adult male and female inside the pick-up were transported to a nearby hospital for treatment of injuries determined to be non-critical.
The adult male driver of the Chevrolet HHR was transported via ambulance to an area hospital for life-saving treatment. He was pronounced dead a short while later.
The Bureau of Crimes Against Persons and the Accident Reconstruction Unit are conducting an investigation into the cause of this accident.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Jennings
Each year, throughout the country, several million crash victims have to face the consequences of accident-related injuries endured through no fault of their own while thousands of additional crash victims die due to those same injuries. In 2008, in the state of Missouri, about 143,826 auto accidents occurred, claiming the lives of 1,326 victims.
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