Paragould Teen Dies in Head-On Collision in Bootheel

JUNE 13, 2004 - updated at 11:10 a.m. CDT on June 14

A head on collision in Dunklin county claims the life of a 16 year old.

The accident happened on U.S. 412, about one mile away from Senath, Missouri around 4:00 p.m. Sunday.

Police say a Ford Mustang driven by 16 year old Robert Coble of Paragould apparently pulled out and crossed the center line striking an International tractor trailer unit.

The condition of the man driving the tractor trailer rig remains unknown at this time.