Posted: Mar 20, 2013 7:30 PM
Updated: Mar 20, 2013 7:39 PM
CALLAWAY COUNTY, Mo. - A 23 year old man from Holts Summit, Mo. was fatally injured when he was ejected from his car.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol was dispatched to County Road 4037 in Callaway County around noon on Wednesday. The driver, Brandon Higgins, had lost control of his vehicle. The crash report states that Higgins entered a curve driving at high speed and lost control of his car. The Mercury Sable skidded off the road and struck a mailbox. The car then flipped multiple times, causing Higgins to be ejected. The report also states the driver was not wearing a seatbelt.
Higgins was pronounced dead at University Hospitals; his family has been notified.