The Missouri State Highway Patrol responded to a fatal UTV rollover accident that occurred at a private driveway on US-65 Highway in Saline County at 11:20 last Saturday night (March 15).

According to the accident report, a 2011 Polaris Ranger UTV overturned and ejected the driver, 25-year-old John Rector of Marshall. Rector was transported to Fitzgibbon Hospital by EMS where he was pronounced deceased by a hospital doctor.

A passenger in the UTV, 25-year-old Cory Shoyer of Marshall, suffered no injuries according to the report.