Motorcyclist dies in crash in Polk County

Published: May. 21, 2023 at 9:42 AM CDT|Updated: May. 21, 2023 at 1:05 PM CDT
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POLK COUNTY, Mo. (KY3) - A Springfield man died after a Polk County motorcycle crash on Saturday.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports 28-year-old Jordan Langdon was driving his motorcycle on Missouri Route 215 west of Pleasant Hope just before 8 p.m. when he failed to yield at an intersection and ran into a Ford Explorer.

The highway patrol says the crash occurred after an apparent pursuit by law enforcement and Langdon.

Langdon died at the scene. The other driver did not suffer any injuries.

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