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Monroe City teen dies after traffic crash

A Monroe City teenager has died after sustaining injuries in a crash involving a car and a motorcycle on Tuesday afternoon.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, it happened on Highway US-36 in Ralls County around 4:23 p.m.

Officials say, Joseph Barnett, 79, failed to yield to Donald Quigley, 18, who was driving a motorcycle and struck him.

Quigley was taken to University Hospital in Columbia, MO with serious injuries and was pronounced dead at 7:47 pm.

Barnett suffered minor injuries and refused treatment.

David Sugarman

David Sugarman is the Weekend Sports Anchor & Reporter at WGEM News.

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