A Wheaton man was killed in a McDonald County crash that occurred at 7:20 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 28, on Indian Creek Road about one mile west of Rocky Comfort.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the crash occurred when the driver of a 2004 Yamaha all terrain vehicle, Andrew G. Loyd, 20, of Wheaton, ran off the right side of the roadway and struck a utility pole. He was not wearing a seat belt. Loyd was pronounced dead at the scene by McDonald County Coroner B.J. Goodwin.
This is Troop D's fifth fatality crash for 2013.