One Man Dies in Early Morning Car Crash
ASHLAND - At 1:55 a.m. Saturday morning, Missouri Highway Patrol, Boone County Sheriff Deputies, and Ashland Police officers responded to a car crash in the 2800 block of Route MM in Ashland. The driver of a 1990 Honda headed northbound had overcorrected and hit a utility pole.
A doctor pronounced nineteen year old Timothy Chavez of Ashland dead on the scene. Emergency crews took nineteen year old Justin Zurmiller of Columbia to University Hospital for moderate injuries.