Hannibal Courier-Post

Polaris Razor rider dies in accident

Posted: Jul. 12, 2020 5:18 pm

EWING, MO.| Monte L. Tanner, 51, of Ewing, Mo., died at the scene of an accident at 7:20 p.m. Saturday, July 11, in rural Lewis County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported Tanner was riding a 2019 Polaris Razor on Route CC five miles northeast of Ewing, when it went off the right side of the road. The vehicle hit the ground and began to roll, ejecting the rider. It then hit a tree and stopped on its side.

Tanner was pronounced deceased at 7:48 p.m. by Lewis County Coroner Larry Arnold.

Assisting at the scene were the Lewis County Sheriff's Department, Lewis County Ambulance District and Lewis County R4 Fire Department.