Truck Strikes Utility Pole in Butler County

There was a traffic crash that occurred on Sunday in Butler County. The crash occurred on Sunday morning at 8:25 .a.m. on County Road 467. The crash was a solo crash involving a 1998 Ford Ranger. The driver was injured in the crash. The victim was identified as 45 year-old Daniel J. Simmons. The accident occurred as the pickup failed to negotiate a curve. The truck then ran off the right side of the road making contact with a utility pole support wire along with a tree. The victim was transported to Popular Bluff Regional Medical Center for treatment of minor injuries.

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