Car Wreck Kills Ava Man

A single car accident on Highway 76, 15 miles west of town, took the life of Ronald Uhing, 76, of Ava, Mo., around 8:50 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 10.  

According to MSgt. C.A. Hogue, with the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Uhing was eastbound  in a  2012 Chevrolet Equinox when the vehicle traveled off the right side of the roadway, hit a fence and overturned onto the car’s right side.  

Uhing was not wearing a seat belt, and there were no other riders in the car.