79-year-old man dies after being thrown from car in accident
MONTGOMERY COUNTY - An elderly man died Thursday after he reportedly drove in front of another car.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol said 79-year-old Charles Wallace of Warrenton was attempting to cross Missouri 19 but pulled in front of 30-year-old Lucas Kelly of Montgomery City around 5 p.m. Thursday.
MSHP said the impact threw Wallace from his car, and he was pronounced dead at the scene.
Kelly was transported to St. Joseph West Hospital in Lake St. Louis in serious condition, according to MSHP. He was reportedly wearing a seat belt.
MSHP reports Wallace was not wearing a seat belt.