Bootheel man killed in weekend crash

Bootheel man killed in weekend crash

PEMISCOT COUNTY, MO (KAIT) - A Region 8 man died after an accident over the weekend in the Missouri Bootheel.

According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol crash report, the crash happened Saturday morning near the intersection of Routes J and C near Deering.

Police say 53-year-old Carolyn Lane of Hayti pulled into the path of a pickup truck driven by Carmen Munoz, 78, of Bragg City.

Munoz was taken to Twin Rivers Hospital in Kennett where a doctor pronounced him dead.

Lane was also taken to the hospital in serious condition.

According to the crash report, Munoz was not wearing a seat belt. Lane was.

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