Vehicle strikes person on Hwy 65 north of Springfield

News

Update:

Missouri State Highway Patrol has confirmed a 27-year-old driver from Buffalo, Missouri traveled off the roadway and struck a pedestrian standing next to a vehicle.

No charges have been made yet.

55-year-old Timothy Williams was pronounced dead at 9 p.m. last night. Next of kin was notified.

According to Sgt. John Lueckernhoff from Missouri State Highway Patrol, Williams was a tow truck driver for Affordable Towing.

This is a developing story

Update:

As of 9:48 p.m., Highway Patrol confirmed crews are still on scene.


SPRINGFIELD, Mo.– The Missouri State Highway Patrol has confirmed a vehicle hit a pedestrian near Bluegrass and Hwy. 65 north of Springfield.

At this time, the only information available is that Highway Patrol Troop D is manning the investigation. There has been no word yet on the extent of the person’s injuries.

The Greene County Sheriff’s Department has deputies assisting with traffic control.

This is a developing story.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Local Sports

More Local Sports

World News

More World News

Trending Stories

Washington DC Bureau

Washington DC Bureau

Newsfeed Now

More Newsfeed Now