Wheaton man dies in wreck
Vehicle hits tree on Farm Road 1035
A Wheaton man died early Sunday morning in a wreck at 1:55 a.m on Farm Road 1035, five miles east of Wheaton.
According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Phoula Phomdouangsy, 32, of Wheaton, was driving a 2003 Honda Accord northbound when his vehicle ran off the roadway, struck a culvert, overturned and struck a tree.
Phomdouangsy was pronounced dead at the scene at 2:12 a.m. by Barry County Coroner Jim Fohn. He was transported to Fohn Funeral home in Cassville.
Phomdouangsy was not wearing a safety device, and the vehicle was totaled.
This is the 77th fatal wreck for Troop D of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, which covers 18 counties in southwest Missouri, including Barry.