Early morning Miller County crash results in fatality after vehicle catches fire

Staff Report
Lake Sun Leader

An early morning crash in Miller County turned fatal after a driver ran off the roadway on RT MM, north of Bittle Rd.

Danielle M. Horton, 42, was driving her 2006 Ford 500 when she ran off the right side of the roadway, travelled through a fence and struck a tree. The vehicle caught fire following the crash. Horton sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead by a Miller County Coroner.

Horton’s vehicle was totaled. It is unknown if she was wearing a safety device at the time of the accident.

This is Troop F’s first fatality of June and 21st of the year.