NEW LONDON, Mo. (AP/Hannibal Courier-Post) – A 19-year-old man from northeast Missouri has died following an all-terrain vehicle accident.
Jarrad Verdier of Palmyra died at the scene of the accident at 1:15 a.m. Sunday.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported that Verdier was riding a four-wheel ATV in a rural area near New London when it went off the road and hit a fence, ejecting Verdier.
He was pronounced dead by the county coroner. New London is about 105 miles (169 kilometers) north of St. Louis.