Driver dies in crash in Branson West, Mo.

Fatal Branson West crash
Fatal Branson West crash(KY3)
Published: Jan. 16, 2023 at 2:19 PM CST|Updated: Jan. 16, 2023 at 2:57 PM CST
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BRANSON WEST, Mo. (KY3) - The Missouri Highway Patrol reports speed as a factor in a deadly crash in Branson West on Monday.

According to the crash report, 36-year-old Brent Sexton of Springfield died in the crash.

Troopers responded to State Highway 13 in Branson West around 10:45 a.m. Investigators say Sexton drove his Ford Explorer off the roadway’s right side at a high-speed rate and overturned down an embankment. The vehicle then caught fire.

Sexton died at the scene.

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