Kirksville man dies when truck overturns on Highway 63

Fatal Crash

A Kirksville man was killed Tuesday afternoon when the truck he was driving ran off Highway 63 and overturned.

Pronounced dead at the scene, one mile north of Kirksville was 80-year-old Gene McVey of Kirksville. The highway patrol report noted he was not using a seat belt.

The highway patrol troopers received assistance from Adair County Sheriff’s Department and first responders.