One Dead in Miller County Car Crash

3 years 6 months 2 weeks ago September 12, 2013 Sep 12, 2013 Thursday, September 12 2013 Thursday, September 12, 2013 7:25:00 AM CDT in News
By: Marie Mandelberg, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

MILLER COUNTY - One man is dead after an accident on Highway 87 in Miller County Wednesday morning.

The wreck killed 21-year-old Alexander Benke. He was driving the car when he drove off the left side of the road and hit a mailbox. The car then returned to the road, went off the left side of the road and overturned.

Benke was pronounced dead at Lake Regional Hospital. He was not wearing a seatbelt.

The passenger, 83-year-old Juliann Rockers, suffered minor injuries.

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