William C. Oliver, 35, of Taylor, Mo., died at the scene of a truck-pedestrian accident at 3:15 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 16, in Marion County near West Quincy, Mo.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported the accident was on U.S. 24 one mile west of West Quincy, Mo.
Officers said Oliver was not at a crosswalk as he walked south across the eastbound lanes of U.S. 24. He failed to yield to traffic and was hit by an eastbound 1993 Ford truck driven by Nieckeo P. Daucsavage,18, of Quincy, Ill.
Oliver was pronounced dead at the scene at 4:22 a.m. by Marion County acting Coroner Steve Lewis.