On Friday, May 11, 2018, at approximately 1:00 pm, Boone County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the area of Garden Prairie Road north of U.S. Route 20 in Garden Prairie for a two vehicle accident.
Preliminary investigation shows that a vehicle traveling northbound on Garden Prairie Road crossed the centerline striking a vehicle traveling southbound. The driver of the northbound vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the southbound vehicle was transported to St. Anthony’s Hospital with minor injuries.
The accident is still under investigation by the Boone County Sheriff’s Office and the Boone County Coroner’s Office.
The names of the drivers are not being released at this time
Around 1 pm today several emergency personnel were dispatched for a serious accident.
It happened in the area of Garden Prairie rd near the Camelot School.
Multiple injuries are being reported.
At least one person needs to be cut out of the vehicle.