Jacob T. Parrish, 21, of Monroe City, died at the scene of an accident at 10:45 a.m. Sunday, March 31, in rural Monroe County.

Jacob T. Parrish, 21, of Monroe City, died at the scene of an accident at 10:45 a.m. Sunday, March 31, in rural Monroe County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported Parrish was driving a 2016 Polaris Razor UTV on Monroe County Road 390 one mile west of Monroe City, when he attempted to turn around in the roadway. The vehicle went into a skid and overturned, ejecting him and stopping on top of him.

Parrish was pronounced dead at 11:12 a.m. by Monroe County Coroner James Reinhard.

His passenger, Robert E. Crabtree, 22, of Monroe City, suffered minor injuries and was treated at the scene by Monroe City Ambulance personnel.

The State Patrol was assisted at the scene by the Monroe City Police Department and Fire Department, and Monroe County Sheriff’s Department.