Fatality Accident in Cass County

A Fatality crash in Cass County claimed the life of Derek Scott 26 of Strasburg Missouri.

The Missouri Highway Patrol with the assistance of the Cass County Sheriff’s Office responded to a one-vehicle accident on Saturday, June 11th at South Shimel Road, North of E 187th Street in Cass County.

The accident occurred when a 2019 Polaris UTV driven by, Derek Scott 26 of Strasburg Missouri, had a flat rear tire, traveled off the right side of the roadway, struck an embankment, and ejected the driver, who then struck a utility pole.

Mr. Scott was transported by Pleasant Hill Fire and EMS to Lee’s Summit Medical Center, where he later passed away.

The UTV was towed from the scene by Ron’s Tow.