Man from Ozark died in crash in Springfield last Friday

Police investigate a crash on Kissick Avenue near Lake Springfield on April 28, 2017. (news archives)
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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - The Springfield Police Department was dispatched to an injury crash in the 5700 block of S. Kissick Avenue at 7:56 p.m. last Friday.

A 2007 Toyota Tacoma driven by Kevin D. Ennis, 45, of Springfield, was northbound on Kissick when a southbound 1968 Chevrolet pickup driven by Leonard Holm, 63, of Ozark, crossed over the center line into the northbound lanes resulting in a head-on collision.

Ennis reported minor injuries and was transported to a local hospital. Holm died at the scene. Alcohol is suspected as being a contributing factor to the crash.

This marks the fourth fatality crash in Springfield for 2017.