BUTLER COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - Crews responded to a deadly crash on MO 53 at Route UU in Butler County, Missouri on Wednesday, November 8.
The crash involved a commercial motor vehicle and a passenger car.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, one person is dead.
The victim has been identified as 41-year-old Jason Burgess of Poplar Bluff, Mo. His next of kin have been notified
Poplar Bluff Police say a commercial vehicle leaked approximately 130 gallons of diesel on the road.
The Department of Natural Resources responded to the spill.
MO 53 south of Poplar Bluff is now open 3 hours later.