ST. CHARLES COUNTY, Mo. (KMOV.com) – One person is dead following an early morning crash in St. Charles County.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol said the crash occurred between a motorcycle and a tractor trailer at Highway D between Benne Road and Orrwood Lane near Defiance around 6:10 a.m. Tuesday. According to authorities, the motorcycle was trying to pass a vehicle on a curve when it crashed into the front of the tractor trailer.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol later identified the deceased motorcycle driver as 64-year-old Robert Hunt, of Washington, Missouri.