NEWTON COUNTY—One person died in an accident just after 7a.m. Tuesday in Newton County, Missouri.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a 2003 Dodge 1500 driven by Everett J. Harrison, 77, Granby, Missouri, was northbound on U.S. 60 at Route HH one mile east of Neosho.
The pickup pulled into the path of an eastbound 2018 Peterbilt semi driven by Tyler C. Dabbs, 33, Columbus, Kansas.
Harrison was pronounced dead at the scene and transported to Clark's Funeral Home. EMS transported a passenger in the Dodge identified as Lisa M. Hannah, 44, Granby, Missouri, to Freeman West. Dabbs was not injured. The drivers and Hannah were not wearing seat belts, according to the MSHP.