CAMDEN COUNTY, Mo. — A Stoutland man lost his life in an accident in Camden County Tuesday night.

State troopers reported investigating the wreck on Route T, a half-mile north of Davis Road at about 9:20 p.m. Tuesday.

A pick-up truck driven by Cecil B. Gideon, 68 was northbound on T when it crossed the center line, traveled off the left side of the roadway and collided with a tree.

Gideon was pronounced dead at the scene fewer than ten minutes after the crash was first reported.