In Dent County, a driver fell asleep at the wheel with a passenger in their vehicle and travels off the roadway.
On July 22, 2012 at approximately 4:05 a.m., Rachel Durham, age 26 and of Salem, Missouri was operating a 1994 Buick Road Master and traveling south on Missouri highway 68. Jeremy Jackson, age 26 and of Salem, Missouri was the only passenger in Rachel’s vehicle during the time of the crash.
At that said time and place, Rachel was traveling in the southbound direction on Missouri highway 68 when the crash occurred. Rachel fell asleep at the wheel which caused her vehicle to run off the right side of the roadway and strike a ditch embankment.
This auto-crash was investigated by the Missouri State Highway Patrol and with the assistance of troop I and the Dent County Sheriff’s Office.
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