Car Crash in De Soto Leads to Death of One

A man died following a car accident in Jefferson County Wednesday afternoon at about 2:30 p.m.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 58-year-old Danny Hickman was driving his GMC Savannah on the south of Route T, Dry Fork Road when he hit a storm culvert. The vehicle immediately flipped over and some part of the victim’s body jetted out.

Hickman didn’t have a seat belt on as at the time of the accident.

Officials declared him dead at the scene.