TEXAS COUNTY, MO. (THECOUNT) — Stewart Pringle, of Willow Springs, Missouri, has been identified as the victim in a Monday afternoon fatal vehicle crash in Texas County.

Pringle, 47, was killed in a single-vehicle crash near Cabool late Monday afternoon.


According to reports, Pringle was operating a vehicle on highway 181 near Cabool, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed centerlines and exited the roadway around 3:15 p.m. Monday. The vehicle then made contact with a substantial tree.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Texas County is a county located in the southern portion of the U.S. state of Missouri. As of the 2010 census, the population was 26,008. Its county seat is Houston. The county was organized in 1843 as Ashley County, changing its name in 1845 to Texas, after the Republic of Texas – Wikipedia.