On November 3rd around 7:44 a.m. the Missouri State Highway Patrol in Cedar County along with Cedar County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a one vehicle semi truck accident on Route J around 7 miles north of Stockton.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the accident occurred when the 2007 Kenworth T800 driven by 57 year old Clayton M. Hibbard of Stockton, Missouri ran off the roadway, struck a fence, utility pole and several trees. The vehicle then caught fire.
Mr. Hibbard was pronounced dead on the scene of this accident and he was transported by the Cedar County Coroners Office to Bland-Brumback Funeral Home in Stockton.
This is Troop D of the Missouri State Highway Patrol's 118th Fatality of the year 2021.
View crash report below: