Man dead in 3 vehicle accident in Laclede County

LACLEDE COUNTY, Mo. -- One man is dead after traveling the wrong way on I-44 eastbound early Saturday morning.

A Volvo Tractor Trailer attempted to pass a Kenworth Tractor Trailer when it hit a Chevrolet Malibu driven by Jarrett Crowley, 37, of Waynesville.

Crowley was traveling the wrong way which caused the Volvo Tractor Trailer to travel off the road after hitting Crowley head on. The Kenworth Tractor Trailer was struck by debris and stopped on the shoulder.

Jarrett Crowley was pronounced dead at the scene. Next of kin have been notified. This is Troop I's first fatality for February and 2018.