Pedestrian Killed by Vehicle on US 24
WEST QUINCY - A pedestrian was killed by a car on US Highway 24 near West Quincy, Mo., early Sunday morning.
William Oliver, 35, of Taylor, Mo., was struck as he was crossing Highway 24 by a Ford driving eastbound on the highway. Niecko Daucsavage, 18, of Quincy, Il., was driving the Ford.
Police said Oliver did not yield to traffic as he crossed the eastbound lanes of US 24, and he was not using a crosswalk.
Oliver was pronounced dead at the scene. His body was later transported to a funeral home in Palmyra, Mo.