Area man dies in wreck

A 21-year-old Rayville man died Sunday afternoon in a one-vehicle wreck on Garner Road, south of Ray County Lake.

David K. High was pronounced dead on the scene by Ray County Coroner Jim Garrison at 3:45 p.m. Sunday. High was driving southbound on Garner Road, a gravel road north of Richmond, when he missed a sharp curve and struck an embankment and overturned. Hill was partially ejected from the wreck, according to the Highway Patrol crash report. The report also stated Hill was not wearing a seat belt.

Ray County Sheriff’s Department and EMS and Richmond Fire Department assisted on the scene.

– Richmond News staff

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