According to a report from the Missouri State Highway Patrol, at 3:53 a.m., on June 21, a car driven by Halie S. Weaver, 16, Milan, was southbound at Highway Y and Highway J in Sullivan County, five miles west of Milan when she attempted to turn the 2008 Chevy Malibu she was driving left, went of the north side of the road, struck and embankment.

Three passengers all received minor injuries, including: Jarrett M. Galarza-Moody, 11, Milan; Brody A. Smith, 18, Milan, and Cole A. Weaver, 13, Green City. According to the report no one in the vehicle was wearing a seat belt.