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Friday, August 4, 2017

Wheatland man killed in Hickory County motorcycle accident

On 8/4/17 around 2:30am the Missouri State Highway Patrol in Hickory County responded to a one vehicle motorcycle accident on County Road 203 around 3 miles SW of Galmey.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the accident occurred when the 1999 Harley Davidson Motorcycle driven by 57 year old Larry L. Linebaugh of Wheatland, Missouri failed to negotiate a curve and ran off the roadway striking a large rock.

Mr. Linebaugh was pronounced dead at the scene by the Hickory County Coroner's Office.

This is Troop D of the Missouri State Highway Patrol's 63rd Fatality of 2017.