Clinton man killed in Thursday accident

A Clinton man was killed and two other people injured in a Thursday afternoon traffic accident.

Emergency crews were called to the scene of the three-vehicle crash on Seivers Boulevard near Mariner Point subdivision in Clinton shortly after noon on Thursday.

49-year-old Daniel Belcher of Clinton died at the scene, according to Clinton Police Chief Vaughn Becker. Belcher was the lone occupant of his vehicle.

Two people in a second vehicle were injured and taken to area hospitals for treatment of their injuries, the nature and severity of which were not immediately available, and there has been no word on the condition of either of those individuals. A third vehicle, occupied by only its driver, was also involved in the crash but that person was not injured. The names of the injured had not been released by authorities as of the time this report was filed.

The investigation into the crash closed the road for several hours while investigators reconstructed the crash and cleared the scene.

As we learn more about Thursday’s fatal accident, we will pass it along to you.

About Jim Harris

Jim Harris has been WYSH's News & Sports Director since 2000. In addition to reporting local news, he is the play-by-play voice for Clinton High School football, boys' and girls' basketball and baseball. Catch Jim live weekdays beginning at 6:30 am for live local news, sports, weather and traffic plus the Community Bulletin Board, shenanigans with Ron Meredith and more on the Country Club Morning Show on WYSH. Jim lives in Clinton with his wife Kelly and daughter Carolina, and cats Oliver, Bow and Libby.

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2 comments

  1. Tracy L Stout Powers

    Any word on how this crash happened?

  2. How did the accident on sept.29 involving Mr.Dan Belcher happen??