This was not a good weekend for the MO highway patrol in terms of accidents. There was two fatalities over the weekend here in the lake area in a span of 7 hours. The incidents occurred on Rt. 42 a mile east of 134 and the other on rt. C and AA.
The first occurred in Osage Beach around 1:30 am when William Pratt along with his passenger drove off of the right side of the road, over corrected and landed in a ditch. Pratt was ejected and pronounced dead at the scene.
The second accident victim Lisa Decock, was killed after driving off of the road, through a fence, into a creek and then overturned into a field where she was pronounced dead at 8:35 am. This makes 5 fatalities according to the MO highway patrol for the month of June and 32 for the year.