Anthony J. Birdsong of Missouri dies in fatal Benton County Warsaw car crash, Jackson Avenue – Sunday, August22, 2021

Warsaw Car Crash Death of Anthony J. Birdsong of Missouri – Obituary

18-year-old Anthony J. Birdsong of Missouri has died in a fatal Benton County, Warsaw car crash that occurred on Jackson Avenue on Sunday, August22, 2021. The accident happened at about 3:30 a.m. when a 17-year-old boy lost control of the vehicle in which Birdsong was a passenger and struck a parked vehicle.

According to official reports, Birdsong was a passenger in a 2004 Saturn Vue that was headed north on Jackson Avenue. At about 3:30 a.m., the 17-year-old driver lost control of the vehicle, went off the highway and onto a private driveway where he struck a parked 2002 Keystone Springdale camper.

Birdsong, the passenger, was pronounced dead on the spot while the driver was taken to Bothwell Regional Health Center in Sedalia.