by: Scott McCaulley
A man from Lampe is killed in a SUV Crash near Kimberling City over the weekend.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports the crash occurred around 10:00 Sunday morning when the SUV driven by 88-year-old Robert Pike traveled off Highway 13 and struck a tree. Pike was taken to Mercy Hospital in Springfield where he was later pronounced dead.
Pike is the 109th Traffic Fatality in accidents worked by the Missouri Highway Patrol in 2020.