Cape Girardeau, MO (KSDK) - A Friday night accident in far southeastern Missouri has claimed the life of a man who was thrown from the bed of a moving pick-up truck.
Missouri Highway Patrol troopers say around 10:25 p.m. Friday, 20 year old Johnathon Love of Marble Hill fell from the back of the truck on County Road 302 just north of his hometown.
The truck was southbound on the Bollinger County road, driven by 71 year old John Angle of Marble Hill.
No circumstances were available on how the victim came to fall from the moving vehicle. He was taken to a Cape Girardeau hospital where he died Saturday afternoon.