by: Scott McCaulley
A Stone County man is killed and two others injured in a single car crash early Sunday morning in Barry County.
19-year-old Jarrett Crouthamel of Lampe dies after the vehicle he was driving goes off the right side of Highway 37 south of Purdy and overturns. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol Accident report, Crouthamel was pronounced dead at the scene by Barry County Coroner Gary Swearingen. Two other people were injured in the accident with 23-year-old Cade Hammen of Purdy taken to Cox South Hospital in Springfield for treatment of his serious injuries while 21-year-old Trey Sturgell of Cassville sought his own treatment for his moderate injuries.
This is the 28th Fatality in traffic crashes worked by Troop D of the Missouri State Highway Patrol in 2021.