State officials say pedestrian fatalities are on the rise in Missouri. To date, 83 pedestrians have been killed in Missouri traffic crashes in 2016, according to the Missouri Coalition for Roadway Safety. This equates to nearly 10% of all statewide traffic fatalities.
There were no pedestrian accidents recorded in Daviess County this year; however, there have been several over the past years, including fatalities. The following accident summaries, pulled from