FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The Springfield Police Department was dispatched to a car crash at West and Bennett at 1:44 a.m. on June 25. A Suzuki Vitara driven by Nathanael F. Reagan, 27, was traveling westbound on Bennett when it left the roadway on the north side and struck an embankment on the northwest corner of West and Bennett. The vehicle rolled over and rested eastbound in the westbound lane of Bennett. Reagan was pronounced deceased at the scene. Next of kin has been notified.
This marks the ninth fatality crash in Springfield for 2017.
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Case number: 17-27540
Media Contact: Lisa Cox, Public Affairs Officer
Release authorized by: A/Lt. Tonya Price