Eldorado Teen Killed in Wayne County Accident
17-year-old Joel Martin Boulds was traveling southbound on U.S. 45 near Mill Shoals when his car left the roadway and hit a pillar that supports the Interstate 64 overpass. No one saw the accident, with the wreckage spotted by a passing motorist around four Saturday morning. Boulds was extricated by the Fairfield Rural Fire Department.
He was taken to Fairfield Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead at 5:19 Saturday morning. There were no passengers in the car.
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