BUTLER COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - A man from Poplar Bluff has died after a crash on MO 53 south of Qulin.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 19-year-old Dillon Keith was driving on MO 53 when he crossed the center line and hit a truck head on.
It happened just after 7:30 Friday morning.
Keith was killed in the crash.
The driver of the truck, 38-year-old Joseph Hawkins of Portageville, was taken by helicopter to a St. Louis hospital.
Troopers closed both lanes of the highway to traffic for about two hours.