STEELVILLE, Missouri- A New Year’s Eve vehicle versus pedestrian crash has left a Steeville man dead in Crawford County.
Phillip Farrar, Jr. 53, was pronounced deceased at the scene and transported by the coroner to Hutson Funeral Home in Cuba Mo.
The driver of the car, Thomas Mounce, 74, and a passenger, Marilyn Mounce, 70, were treated for minor injuries at Missouri Baptist Hospital in Sullivan. Their 2008 Chevy Impala was extensively damaged according to the report.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol says Farrar was walking eastbound in the westbound lane of Highway 8 when he was struck.
Trooper Barclay responded at 8:43 pm.
This was Troop I’s 36th fatality investigation for 2018.