News Release


Date 12/11/12

For Immediate Release: Fatality Crash

Yesterday, Dec 10, at 2:20 p.m. an injury crash occurred at the intersection of National and Seminole involving a 2004 Ford F-150 driving northbound on National and veered into the southbound lanes missing southbound cars, running onto the sidewalk and returned to the roadway, striking a signal pole.

The driver of the truck, later identified as Tucker D. Redfern, 21 years old, from Rogersville, MO was later pronounced deceased at a local area hospital from injuries sustained in the crash.

The investigation as to what may have caused the accident is ongoing.

Next of kin has been notified.

SPD Case Number: 12-51958


Media Contact: Cpl. Matt Brown, phone 417-864-1786

Release authorized by: Sgt. Tom Royal