Cassville man hit by vehicle on Route H

Monday, June 19, 2017

Truck hits man walking in roadway in early morning hours

A Cassville man was injured early Saturday morning after a wreck at 1:35 a.m. on Route H, one mile north of Monett.

According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Donald Kettler, 53, of Cassville, was walking in the roadway when he was struck by a 2007 GMC Sierra, being driven by Lowel Hantelman, 86, of Rogers, Ark.

Kettler suffered serious injuries and was transported to Cox South Hospital in Springfield. Hantelman was not injured.

Hantelman was wearing a safety device, and the truck sustained minor damage.

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