Odessa Man Killed in Lafayette County Rollover
An Odessa man was killed in a one-vehicle accident that occurred Tuesday afternoon in Lafayette County.
According to the Missouri State highway Patrol, a southbound 1996 Chevrolet Ranchero, driven by 67-year-old Larry A. Greenfield of Odessa, was on Odessa Cemetery Road, 1314 feet south of the south outer road around 2 p.m., when the driver lost control. The Ranchero skidded, crossed the center line and ran off the left side of the road, impacted the embankment, overturned and struck a fence. He was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash, according to the report.
Greenfield was pronounced dead at the scene by Assistant Coroner Deputy Dale Cox at 2:22 p.m. The body was taken to Ralph Jones Funeral Home.
The Chevy was totaled.
Lafayette County Deputies assisted the Patrol.