Kennett man killed in crash

Kennett man killed in crash

KENNETT, MO (KFVS) - A Kennett man was killed in a crash just south of Kennett late Saturday night.

Danny L. Nelson, 49, of Kennett was a passenger in a 1998 Pontiac Bonneville driven by Gary A. Nelson, 53, of Kennett.

The two were traveling on County Road 553 a half mile south of Kennett when the car ran off the left side of the road and struck a tree around 11:15 p.m., according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.

Danny L. Nelson was killed. Gary A. Nelson sustained moderate injuries and was taken to a medical center in Kennett.

Neither person was wearing a seatbelt.

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