1 dead following Stoddard County crash

STODDARD COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - According to Missouri Highway Patrol, an Advance man was killed in a crash Wednesday in Stoddard County.

It happened around 2:45 p.m. just east of Highway 25 on Route AB. 

Troopers say Daniel J. Whittemore, 34, of Advance, Missouri, was killed in the crash after the trash truck he was driving ran off the road and overturned and came to a rest on its side.

Whittemore was pronounced at the scene by the Stoddard County coroner.

Two others in the truck were injured and taken by EMS to a Cape Girardeau hospital for treatment of moderate and serious injuries.

Troopers were assisted by the Stoddard County Sheriff's Department, Bloomfield Fire Department, Stoddard County EMS and MoDOT.

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