PULASKI COUNTY—A Missouri man died in an accident just before 1:30p.m. Tuesday in Pulaski County.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a 2002 GMC Yukon driven by Johnny M. Curtis, 52, Blackhorn, was eastbound on Interstate 44 just east of the Waynesville/Fort Leonard Wood exit.
The SUV traveled off the right side of the road, struck a highway sign, an embankment, went airborne, rolled and the driver was ejected.
EMS transported Curtis to Fort Leonard Wood Army Hospital where he was pronounced dead. He was not wearing a seat belt, according to the MSHP.