On December 4, 2013 at approximately 1:30 p.m., Richard Deak, age 18 of Silex, Missouri was operating a 2002 Yamaha motorcycle. Karen Cobb, age 50 of Eolia, Missouri was the owner of the parked 2010 Jeep Wrangler.
At that said date and time, Richard Deak was traveling eastbound while Karen’s vehicle was stopped and facing the westbound direction on Duckett Road and just east of Haddock Road. The crash occurred as Richard Deak collided head-on with Karen’s stopped car. The impact from the collision caused Richard Deak to eject from the motorcycle.
According to the crash report from the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Richard Deak was not wearing safety equipment at the time of the collision. Also indicated in the report is that Karen Cobb was uninjured in the crash.
This motorcycle crash was investigated by the Missouri State Highway Patrol and with the assistance of Troop C.