Updated: Names of Deadly Rollover Victims Released

Published 07/02 2014 02:35PM

Updated 07/03 2014 10:20AM

The names of the two victims of the deadly rollover accident occurring near Hawley on Wednesday, July 2, have been released.

34-year-old David L. Reese of Mesa Arizona was killed Wednesday afternoon in a single-vehicle rollover that slowed traffic along HWY 277 for over an hour.

An investigation confirmed that the left rear tire of the jeep had a blowout, causing the vehicle to veer and then flip over, rolling over three times in the median before coming to a stop in the southbound lanes. 

The driver was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected. He was pronounced dead at the scene by a Justice of the Peace.

The passenger, 25-year-old Aaron J. Fox of Ratcliff Arkansas, was taken to Hendrick Medical Center for treatment.

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