St Louis man killed in Iron County crash

IRON COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - A St. Louis man is dead after a crash in Iron County Saturday.

It happened at about a 5:46 p.m. on Missouri 49, 2.3 miles north of Route K.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 61-year-old Steve Alsup was northbound on Missouri 49 when his vehicle went off the right edge of the road and hit a culvert and a highway sign.

Then the vehicle spun around clockwise continuing up an embankment.

The vehicle went airborne and hit a tree and Alsup was ejected from the vehicle upon impact.

Troopers say he was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.

The coroner pronounced Alsup dead at the scene.

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