Pedestrian killed in Stoddard County

Published: Jun. 11, 2016 at 3:17 PM CDT|Updated: Jun. 11, 2016 at 3:19 PM CDT
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STODDARD COUNTY, MO (KAIT) - A pedestrian was killed in Stoddard County after being hit by a car early Saturday morning.

The accident happened three miles east of Dexter on U. S. Highway 60 at around 12:10 Saturday morning according to a Missouri State Highway Patrol crash report.

The victim, 42-year-old Jason McCollum of Sikeston, Missouri, was walking westbound in the driving lane of U. S. Highway 60 when he was hit by a 2012 Chevrolet Malibu.

McCollum was pronounced dead at the scene by the Stoddard County assistant coroner.

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