West Plains teen dies from injuries in vehicle accident

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Colten L. Smith, 18, of West Plains, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 16 from injuries he suffered from an accident that occurred the evening of Saturday, Oct. 12.

The 1998 GMC Sierra 1500 Smith was driving traveled off the left side of the highway and struck a tree, five miles north of Koshkonong on Highway M. Smith was ejected from the vehicle.

Smith was transported by air ambulance to Cox South Hospital in Springfield with serious injuries.

Respond to this story

Posting a comment requires free registration: