Missouri Auto Accident: Resulting in Death for Ronald W. Radford

Missouri Auto Accident Report: resulting in the death of Ronald W. Radford (61) from Butler, Missouri

(STL.News) The Missouri Highway Patrol reported a traffic accident.  We regret to report this accident/news but wish that everybody involved and their families the best.

  1. Date: July 27, 2021
  2. Time: 1:30 AM
  3. Number of Vehicles: 1 (one)
  4. Driver Name (1): Ronald W. Radford (61) from Butler, Missouri
  5. Driver Name (2): N/A
  6. Injury Driver (1): FATAL – pronounced on scene by Coroner Greg D. Mullinax at 0200
  7. Injury Driver (2): N/A
  8. Vehicle Description (1): 2007 BMW 3 Series
  9. Vehicle Description (2): N/A
  10. Incident ID Number: 210385919
  11. County: Bates County, Missouri
  12. Location: Highway N at NE County Road 10003
  13. Driver Insurance (1): State Farm
  14. Driver Insurance (2): N/A
  15. Vehicle (s) Direction: Northbound
  16. Investigated by: TPR B Shows # 823
  17. Troop: Troop A
  18. Misc. Information: Fatality Crash – crash occurred as the vehicle traveled off the right side of the road, struck the ground twice, and became airborne.  The vehicle struck the ground again, and the driver was ejected before the vehicle traveled into a tree.

It is the law in Missouri to:

  • Wear a Seat-belt
  • Have auto insurance
  • Obey the laws
  • Do NOT drive while under the influence of alcohol or drug use.