MILLER COUNTY, MO. (THECOUNT) — Kevin Eckstein, of Eugene, Missouri, has been identified as the victim in a Friday night fatal vehicle crash in Miller County.

Eckstein, 35, was killed in a single-vehicle crash Friday morning near Eugene.


According to reports, Eckstein was operating a vehicle on Shepherd Street in Eugene, when for unknown reason, the vehicle crossed centerlines and exited the roadway around 3 a.m. Friday. The vehicle then made contact with a mailbox and rolled over.

Eckstein was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Miller County is a county located in the U.S. state of Missouri. As of the 2010 census, the population was 24,748. Its county seat is Tuscumbia. The county was organized February 6, 1837 and named for John Miller, former U.S. Representative and Governor of Missouri – Wikipedia.