Missouri teen hit by car, dies



Posted on June 28, 2010 at 7:53 AM

Updated Monday, Jun 28 at 1:04 PM

UNION, Mo. (AP) -- A 16-year-old eastern Missouri boy has died after being struck by a car while he was apparently lying in the roadway.

Ethan Otte of Union was struck just after midnight Sunday on Route 47. He was taken to the hospital, where he died.

The 19-year-old driver of the car was not hurt.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol report did not indicate why Otte was in the road.

(Copyright 2010 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


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