15-year-old killed, 3 injured in Pemiscot County, Mo. crash

15-year-old killed in crash in Pemiscot County, Mo.

PEMISCOT COUNTY, Mo. (KFVS) - One teen was killed and three others were injured after a crash in Pemiscot County, Missouri on July 14.

Missouri State Highway Patrol’s crash report indicated the crash happened around 6:25 p.m. on Route B south of Homestown.

An 18-year-old driver, Hunter Shelton was driving northbound on the roadway.

Officials said the vehicle ran off the roadway, struck a ditch and overturned.

Shelton had three passengers which included a 15-year-old and two 16-year-old passengers.

All three were ejected from the vehicle.

The report said the 15-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene by Mississippi County Arkansas Coroner Mike Godsey around 9:27 p.m.

The two 16-year-old passengers were taken to an area hospital. Shelton was taken by helicopter to an Arkansas hospital.

No one in the crash was wearing a seat belt according to officials.

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