Driver pronounced dead after crash on I-49 in Pineville


PINEVILLE, Mo. — The Pineville Marshal’s Office is investigating an overnight crash that left one person dead.

Authorities responded to the crash around 1:30 this morning. It was a single vehicle crash in the Pineville city limits — along I-49 South.

Officials say the vehicle was traveling south, left the right side of the road and flipped numerous times for 600 feet. It also took out one leg of a large exit sign, before coming to a rest on the 7.2 mile marker sign.

The driver was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver’s name has not yet been released.

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