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Benton man dies in one-car crash

Monday, February 18, 2008

BENTON -- A Benton man was killed in a single-vehicle accident early Sunday in Scott County.

According to Missouri State Highway Patrol, the accident occurred at 12:30 a.m. on County Road 333, three miles east of Benton, as southbound motorist Danny R. Menz, 50, of Benton ran his vehicle off the right side of the road,

overcorrected, ran off the left side of the road and struck several trees. Menz was partially ejected through the front windshield and pronounced dead at the scene at 2:13 a.m. by Scott County coroner Scott Amick.