SALINE COUNTY, Mo.– A St. Joseph resident has died following a single-vehicle accident in Saline County this morning. fatal-crash

The crash occurred at 7:20 a.m. on Eastbound I-70 at the 79.4 mile marker as Larry A. Pierce, 60, was eastbound and ran off the right side of the roadway, down the embankment, impacting a tree and rolling over.

Pierce was pronounced dead at the scene.