Local teen in fatal accident
The morning of Tuesday, Aug. 25 an eastbound 2009 Ford F150 driven by William O. Fraley, 18, of Alton, crossed the centerline and struck a westbound 1993 Peterbilt driven by Michael R. Sanders, 58, of Winona, almost head on.
Fraley was fatally injured and was pronounced deceased by Oregon County Coroner Tom Clary.
The scene was investigated by Missouri State Patrol CPL J. C. Howell, assisted by SGT J.M. Weadon, MSGT R.T. Rees, Alton Fire Department, MODOT, Oregon County Sheriff’s Office. Alton Police Department and Oregon County Ambulance District.