Sedalia Police responded to a fatal vehicle crash near 16th and Barrett at 11:10 last night (August 11).

A westbound vehicle, driven by Joel Burks, left the roadway and struck a tree. Burks was pronounced dead at the scene.  The Sedalia Police Department Traffic Unit is looking for witnesses to this accident.

If you have any information, you're encouraged to call the Sedalia Police Department at 826-8100.