Monett, Verona men die in Hwy. 37 wreck
Vehicles involved in head-on collision near Washburn
Two men died Wednesday in a wreck at 12:57 p.m. on Highway 37, 1/4-mile north of Washburn.
According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Dylan Davidson, 22, of Verona, was driving a 1998 Chevrolet Tracker southbound when his vehicle crossed the center line and struck a 2011 Honda Accord, being driven by Frank Preston, 42, of Monett.
Both men died as a result of the wreck, and both were transported to Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville. Barry County Coroner Charles Fohn pronounced both dead at 1:05 p.m.
Both were wearing safety devices, and both vehicles were totaled.
These are the No. 9 and No. 10 fatalities of 2016 for Troop D of the Patrol, which covers 18 counties in southwest Missouri, including Barry.