AR man killed in MO motorcycle crash

AR man killed in MO motorcycle crash

HOWELL COUNTY, MO (KAIT) - An Arkansas man died following a motorcycle crash in Missouri.

A crash report from the Missouri State Highway Patrol indicates the crash happened on the morning of June 28 in Howell County, Missouri.

Ronnie C. Herndon, 45 of Salem, AR was headed north on Missouri Highway 17 near Lanton when the 1999 Honda motorcycle he was driving had a blowout on the rear tire.

MSHP states Herndon and passenger Misti Herndon were thrown from the motorcycle after in overturned.

Ronnie Herndon was airlifted to a Springfield hospital where he died the following day. Misti Herndon was transported to a West Plains hospital with minor injuries.

Both riders were wearing helmets, according to the crash report.

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