CASS COUNTY, Mo.- An accident occurred earlier today, July 12, 2016, in Cass County on 307th Street, just west of Tennesse Road. According to the crash report, Monte J. Cummins, 57, of Harrisonville, Mo. was westbound on 307th Street when his vehicle ran off the left side of the roadway, struck a bridge, overturned coming to a rest on its top in a creek.

Cummins was pronounced dead on scene by paramedics and was transported to the Jackson County Medical Examiners Office.