One person was killed and two more were injured around 1:45 a.m. this morning when an eastbound car ran off Route “V” about ten miles northwest of Lamar.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol says a 2008 Chevy Impala struck a bluff and overturned.
The driver of the vehicle, 18-year-old Benjamin L. Harrington of Lamar, was pronounced dead at the scene by Barton County Coroner Sarah Rutledge.
A 16-year-old female passenger was seriously injured.
She was transported by Air Evac to Mercy Springfield.
A16-year-old male passenger suffered minor injuries. He was transported by private vehicle for treatment.