Man identified in fatal pickup accident

Christopher N. Fowler has been identified as the victim in a pickup truck accident from early Saturday morning in Webster County.

Sheriff Jim Stubbs said Fowler was traveling south on Paragon Avenue and “failed to negotiate the curve.”

Deputies arrived on scene at 3:03 a.m. Saturday after receiving a call about a pickup truck in the ditch near Mill Road.

Fowler, who was ejected from the truck, was pronounced dead at the scene. Stubbs said Fowler was the only person inside the truck.