Missouri Highway Patrol identifies motorcyclist killed in crash near Willard, Mo.

NEAR SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The Missouri Highway Patrol identified a motorcyclist killed in a deadly crash crash west of Springfield.

Troopers say Michael K. Walck, 20, of Springfield, died in the crash.

Troopers responded to the intersection of West Division and North Farm Road 123 around 4:45 p.m. Wednesday. That is near I-44. Investigators say the driver of a pickup was turning west when he collided with a Walck going east on State Highway EE. The driver of the truck suffered moderate injuries. .

The crash shut down traffic at the intersection for about two hours.