Wednesday, Dec 11, 2013
Dowell Man Killed in Crash
JACKSON CO. -- A Dowell man is dead after a head-on crash near Elkville.
The Jackson County Sheriff says it happened on Elkville Road near McMahon Road around 2:15 p.m. Friday. Investigators say 76-year-old Dolores Robbins of Ava crossed the center line and crashed into a vehicle driven by 45-year-old Darren Coffel of Dowell.
The coroner says Coffel died of his injuries at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale. Robbins was taken to a St. Louis hospital. There's no word on her condition.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.
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