36-year-old Smithville man dead after motorcycle crash near Mt. Olivet Road and Jami Drive

The deadly motorcycle crash occurred in Clay County Sunday at 1:14 a.m.

SMITHVILLE, Mo. — Wet roads may have contributed to a fatal crash in the Northland over the weekend.

Christopher Scott, 36, was on his Harley early Sunday morning when he lost control of the motorcycle on Mount Olivet Road and hit another vehicle head on.

Scott died, and the two people in the other vehicle were taken to a hospital in Liberty for treatment.