One Dies in Macon Co Wreck

A fatal wreck in macon county this week… The missouri state highway patrol says it happened wednesday afternoon at about 4-30 pm in atlanta, at the intersection of highway 63 and route M. 64-year-old billy lent of atlanta tried to cross highway 63, as he was eastbound on route m… and he pulled into the path of a pickup truck. Lent was pronounced dead at the scene… the driver of the pickup, 20-year-old john newland of kirksville, was taken to northeast regional medical center for treatment of minor injuries.