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Teen killed in crash

Thursday, April 10, 2003

BERNIE -- A Dexter teenager sustained fatal injuries in a one-vehicle accident Wednesday evening.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, at 6:40 p.m. on Stoddard County Route Z, two miles east of Bernie, an accident occurred as Douglas A. Ashby, 16, traveled off the right side of the roadway and struck an embankment.

Ashby was pronounced dead at 7:30 p.m. at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter and was taken to Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home.