DOUGLAS COUNTY, Mo. – A man from Ava was killed in a single car accident on Saturday night.
Darrin Hawkins, 40, was traveling southbound on Highway O when the vehicle lost control and traveled off the right side of the road, overcorrected and traveled off the left side of the roadway. Hawkins was pronounced dead at the scene.
The accident occurred a half mile north of Goodhope at 6 p.m.
This is Troop G’s 8th fatality of 2018.