WEST PLAINS, MO (KAIT) - One man was killed and another was injured in a Howell County crash Wednesday afternoon.
David L. Riley, 32, of West Plains died as a result of the crash according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol. The crash happened just after 4:30 p.m. on Missouri Highway 17 north of Junction Hill School.
Troopers state in the crash report Riley was headed north in a Chevrolet van when a GMC truck driven by Kevin Stephens of Pomona crossed the center line and hit the van head on.
Stephens was seriously injured and was taken to a Springfield hospital.
Riley was wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash. It was unknown if Stephens was wearing a seat belt according to the crash report.