Fatal crash occurs Sunday afternoon killing one

A man died in a single-vehicle accident Sunday afternoon just outside of St. Joseph.

Joshua Oliver, 36, of Agency, Missouri, was traveling northbound on U.S. Highway 169 in a 2019 Chevrolet Silverado, according to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report. The vehicle drove off the north side of the roadway, went airborne, struck a tree and overturned.

The accident occurred about a half-mile south of St. Joseph at about 3 p.m. Oliver is the owner of a new local business in St. Joseph.

Oliver was transported to Mosaic Life Care, where he was pronounced dead.

Jacob Meikel can be reached at jacob.meikel@newspressnow.com.

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