Report: One Man Dead in Barry County Car Crash

Published 07/28 2014 07:39AM

Updated 07/28 2014 07:40AM

BARRY COUNTY, Mo. -- A man from Wheaton, Missouri is dead after his car crashed in Barry County early Monday morning.

The incident happened right before 2 am. KODE in Joplin reports Jared Powell, 39, was driving a 1997 GMC Sierra on Missouri Highway 76 in Ridgeley when he over corrected and drove off the roadway.

His vehicle flipped over and Powell was thrown out.  Powell was pronounced dead at the scene. The accident is still under investigation by the Missouri Highway Patrol

(KODE, Joplin)

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