Fatality Accident in Benton County

A Fatality crash in Benton County took the life of Anthony Birdsong, 18 of Warsaw Missouri.  This crash occurred on Sunday, August 22nd at 3:20am on Jackson Ave, North of Penn Drive in Warsaw.

A 2004 Saturn Vue driven by a 17-year-old Male Juvenile from Warsaw Missouri, traveled off the left side of the roadway, through a private driveway and collided with a parked fifth wheel camper.

Anthony Birdsong was pronounced at the scene by Coroner Westin Miller at 3:24am. 

The Juvenile driver received moderate injuries and was transported to Bothwell Regional Health Center in Sedalia.

Both vehicles were towed from the scene by Tolliver’s Towing and Recovery of Lincoln.