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MSHP-logoEllington, Mo. — A 49-year-old Ellington man was killed the evening of Tuesday, April 28, in a one-car crash on Route K three miles east of here.
Missouri State Highway Patrol said Robert W. Martin was driving his ’01 Dodge pickup eastbound on Route K when he failed to make a curve, left the road and hit a tree. Police said the driver was thrown out of the vehicle when the collision occurred at 7:25 p.m.

Robert Wayne Martin

Robert Wayne Martin

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene at 8:40 p.m. by Reynolds County Coroner Jeffrey McSpadden. The body was transported to McSpadden Funeral Home.

A gathering of family and friends will take place from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, May 4, at the funeral home, 610 S. Main St., Ellingtom.

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