JOHNSON COUNTY, Mo. — A crash in Johnson County killed a La Tour man Thursday night.
According to an incident report from the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the wreck happened on Southwest 1871st Road, one-half mile north of Southwest 800th Road in Johnson County around 9:30 p.m. Thursday.
An investigation found that a southbound vehicle operated by Rodney A. Snell, 57 ran off the left side of the roadway before returning to the road and traveling off the opposite side.
Snell then returned to the roadway again before his vehicle began to skid and slide, sending it back off the right side of the roadway, where it hit a ditch and rolled over, striking a fence.
Snell was pronounced dead at the scene.