LINCOLN COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – A fatal accident occurred Saturday afternoon on Highway 61 at Route BC in Lincoln County.
Authorities say a Toyota Tundra driven by 69-year-old Donald N. Rasmussen of Silex, Mo failed to yield to a truck heading northbound on Highway 61, striking the side of truck.
The Tundra spun around ejecting Rasmussen who was not wearing a seat belt.
Rasmussen died from his injuries at the scene.
The driver of the truck, 55-year-old Todd A. Gibson was transported to the Lincoln County Medical Center for evaluation.