Pedestrian struck and killed near Granby, Mo.

NEWTON COUNTY, Mo. -- A Granby man has died after a crash in Newton county, Saturday night, just after 9:00 p.m.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol says Kenneth D. Arehart, 42, was struck and killed when a motorcycle driver lost control of the vehicle on Racoon road, just one mile east of Granby.

Arehart was taken to a Joplin hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

The driver of the motorcycle suffered minor injuries.