Accident Leaves Versailles Man Dead
MORGAN COUNTY - A 29-year old Versailles man is dead after his motorcycle travelled off the side of the road and struck a ditch Sunday.
Kenneth Carpenter was traveling northbound on Missouri Highway 135 Sunday night when his 2003 Harley Davidson crashed, according to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report. The crash happened around 6:15 p.m.
A Staff for Life helicopter arrived on scene shortly after and rushed Carpenter to University Hospital where medical staff pronounced him dead.