One Person Killed in Accident in Adair County

A single vehicle accident Sunday night on Highway 206 in Adair County has left one person dead.

Authorities say the accident occurred around 6:35 Sunday evening, nine miles east of Columbia on Liberty Road, when a 1995 Chevy S-10, being operated by Bobby Roberts, Jr. failed to negotiate a curve, struck a guardrail, and flipped several times.  Roberts was pinned underneath the vehicle and had to be extricated by the Columbia-Adair County Fire department.   Roberts was pronounced dead at the scene.  The accident is being investigated by Adair County Deputy Josh Durbin.

About Sean Hammond 2696 Articles
Sean Hammond is the host of "Mornings in Midtown" Monday thru Friday from 5:00 to 9:00 am and a contributor to lakercountry.com.