29-year-old man killed in head-on crash in Johnson County, Missouri


WARRENSBURG, Mo. — A 29-year-old Richmond, Missouri man was killed Friday morning following a head-on crash in Johnson County, Missouri.

The crash was reported just before 9 a.m. on Missouri Highway 13 at Route H.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol said the driver of a semi swerved into the southbound lane to avoid striking a truck stopped in the northbound lane.

The semi then struck a 2017 Chevrolet Malibu head-on.

The driver of the Malibu was pronounced dead at the scene. He has been identified as 29-year-old Anthony L. Johnson. He was not wearing a seatbelt, according to the highway patrol.

The driver of the semi was not reported to have any injuries.

The crash remains under investigation at this time.

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