Fatal Accident in Poplar Grove

By: 23 Newsroom
By: 23 Newsroom

The Boone County Sheriff's Department says a car driven by Dennis Koser bumped into the back of another car heading east on 173 around 10:30 pm Saturday night.

The car that was hit went off the road and hit a tree. Koser's car crossed into the other lane and rammed head-on with a third car.

Koser was killed in the accident.

Amanda Springer, 17, of Poplar Grove and John Watrous, 46, of Roscoe were both taken to St. Anthony's for non-life threatening injuries.


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