Sunday crash claims St. Joseph man's life

(KAIR)--A Saint Joseph, Missouri man is dead, killed Sunday afternoon in a double vehicle, Buchanan County, Missouri crash, south of Faucett.

Dead is 64-year-old Jackie Chappel, whose Harley Davidson motorcycle, northbound on Missouri Highway 371, was struck head on by a southbound pickup truck that crossed the center line.

That's according to a report from the Missouri State Highway Patrol, which says Chappel was ejected from his motorcycle and pronounced dead at the scene.

The 66-year-old driver of the pickup truck, Steven Humes, of DeKalb, Missouri, was not hurt.

Chappel was wearing a helmet at the time of the fatal crash, which happened around 1:40 Sunday afternoon, four miles south of Faucett.

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