One man is dead and a woman is critically injured following a two-vehicle accident in rural Miami County on April 9.
Richard McCrackin, Paola, was driving a pick-up truck that appeared to cross the center line on 247th Street. The pickup struck a passenger car, driven by Ashley Brown of Raytown, head-on.
McCrackin, 37, died at the scene. Brown, 20, was taken by air ambulance to a Kansas City area hospital with critical injuries.
Neither driver appeared to have been wearing a seat belt.