by: Scott McCaulley
The Missouri State Highway Patrol releases details about a one vehicle crash in Christian County that kills a man from Billings.
The report indicates the accident happened around 6:20 Tuesday morning on Highway 160 north of Highlandville when a pick-up truck driven by Kendel Begley ran off the highway and struck a tree.
Begley, who was not wearing a seat belt according to the accident report, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The fatality is the 8th in an accident worked by the Missouri Highway Patrol in 2020.