Ashland Teen Dies After Car Hits Rock Bluff
ASHLAND - A single-vehicle accident Wednesday led to the death of an Ashland teen.
The Missouri Highway Patrol reports Freddie Rudkin, 18, was travelling northbound along Highway 63 when his vehicle travelled off the rightside of the roadway near Westbrook Drive. Rudkin's car then struck a rock bluff and overturned. He was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from the car.
Rudkin was transported by ambulance to University Hospital in Columbia where doctors pronounced him deceased at 4:34 p.m.