Head-on crash claims one life in Barry County

CASSVILLE, Mo. – One driver is dead following a head-on collision on Highway 76 in Barry County.

On Saturday, September 23, Police Dispatch received calls regarding a crash on Highway 76 at around 5:30 p.m.

When the Missouri Highway Patrol arrived on the scene, they learned that a Ford Mustang driven by Dale Roller, 53, crossed the center line and struck a Ford Explorer driven by Wendy Miekley, 60, head-on.

Barry County Coroner Gary Swearingen pronounced Roller deceased at approximately 6:00 p.m.