December 11, 2012

News Release

For Immediate Release

Fatality Crash Claims 21 Year Old

Yesterday, Dec 10th, 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 on-going.

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

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Springfield Police Department

Headquarters: 321 E. Chestnut Expy., Springfield, MO 65802
South District Station: 2620 W. Battlefield Rd., Springfield, MO 65807
417-864-1810 • springfieldmo.gov/spd