The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the accident occurred when the 2006 Toyota Scion driven by 19 year old Clay W. Palmer of Cleveland, Missouri topped a hill and became airborne, traveled off the right side of the roadway and overturned.
Three occupants in the vehicle 18 year old Logan W. Meerkatz of Cleveland, Missouri, 18 year old Ryan A. Chick of Cabool, Missouri and 19 year old Clay W. Palmer of Cleveland, Missouri were all ejected from the vehicle, and all were pronounced deceased.
Two other passengers in the vehicle 18 year old Bradley K. Kidwell of Cabool, Missouri and 18 year old Taylor Q. Ranney of Mountain Grove, Missouri both sustained injuries and both were transported to Cox South Hospital in Springfield, Missouri for treatment.
This is Troop D of the Missouri State Highway Patrol's 70th, 71st and 72nd Fatality of the year 2022.
View accident report below: