Cassville man dies in Hwy. 37 wreck

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Driver ejected from vehicle after striking culvert

A Cassville man died Thursday morning after a wreck on Highway 37, three miles north of Cassville.

According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Aaron Haston, 41, of Cassville, was driving a 2004 Chevrolet Monte Carlo southbound on Highway 37 at about 8 a.m. when his vehicle ran off the roadway, struck a culvert and overturned, ejecting the driver.

Haston was pronounced dead at the scene by Deputy Coroner Charles McManus. He was taken to Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville.

Haston was not wearing a seat belt, and the vehicle was totaled.

This is Troop D's 86th fatal wreck of 2015. Troop D of the Missouri State Highway Patrol covers 18 southwest Missouri counties, including Barry and Lawrence counties.

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