News: Fatal crash reported on I-49 South in Peculiar
CASS COUNTY, MO – A 47-year-old man died following a crash between a dump truck and pickup truck in Peculiar Saturday.
The collision occurred after 11:45 p.m. on I-49 South near Peculiar Drive, according to the MSHP Traffic Report Page. For reasons unknown, the driver of a 2022 Peterbilt Dump Truck crashed into a 2012 Ford F650.
The driver of the dump truck was identified as 56-year-old Troy S Lauffer.
Lauffer was unharmed, and it is unclear if he will face charges.
The driver of the Ford F650 was identified as Douglas E Bentley.
Bentley was transported to Belton Regional Hospital, where he died from his injuries.
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