On December 16th around 12:15 a.m. the Missouri State Highway Patrol in St. Clair County along with St. Clair County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a one vehicle fatality accident in the southbound lanes of Missouri 13 Highway around 2 miles north of Lowry City.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the accident occurred when the southbound 2017 Chevrolet Malibu driven by 33 year old Jeremy J. Caserta of Lowry City went off the roadway struck an embankment, ejecting the driver.
Jeremy J. Caserta was pronounced dead at the scene of this accident and he was transported to Sheldon-Goodrich Funeral Home in Osceola.
A passenger in the vehicle 37 year old Patrick J. Barkwell of Clinton, Missouri sustained serious injuries and he was transported to Research Medical Center in Kansas City, Missouri for treatment.
This is Troop D of the Missouri State Highway Patrol's 129th fatality of the year 2022.
View crash report below: