Motorcyclist dies after crash in Christian county


CHRISTIAN COUNTY, Mo. The Missouri State Highway Patrol says one person was killed and another seriously injured after a crash on Route O at Glossip road, Friday evening.

The crash report says Raymond S. Lambert, 59, of Reeds Spring was driving a motorcycle westbound on Route O around 7:30 p.m. when the driver of a pick-up truck turned eastbound in front of the motorcycle and the two crashed.

Lambert was pronounced deceased at the scene of the crash. A passenger on the motorcycle was transported to a nearby hospital with serious injuries. According to the report, the driver of the pick-up was not listed as injured.

Missouri State Highway Patrol Troop D says this is their 50th fatality crash for 2019.