An Eldon teen has died as a result of a rollover accident in Miller County Sunday morning. Shawn Moore, 19, was driving a 1998 Chevrolet on Highway 52 near Dry Creek Road when the vehicle traveled off the left side of the road, struck the ground and overturned, striking a parked vehicle. During the collision, Moore was partially ejected from the vehicle. Moore was pronounced dead at the scene by Miller County Coroner Rick Callahan shortly before 9 a.m.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol accident report, Moore was not wearing a seat belt.
A passenger, Jimmy Phillips, 22, also of Eldon, was wearing a seat belt, but sustained serious injuries in the wreck. He was taken to Lake Regional Hospital for treatment.