TROY, MO – A 40-year-old man was killed when he struck a utility pole and electrical box which caused his 1999 Honda Accord to overturn on Wednesday morning.
According to St. Louis Post-Dispatch, the fatal crash occurred on westbound Cap Au Gris Street east of 3rd Street around 2 a.m.
Identified as Dennis K. Holbrook, the driver died at the crash scene. The cause of the crash is unknown. However, police report Holbrook did lose control of his Accord prior to the crash.
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