St. Francois County, Mo. — A 13-year-old St. Peters, Mo., youth was killed Sunday afternoon in a head-on collision between two dirt bikes in the off the road area at St. Joe State Park in St. Francois County.
Missouri State Patrol said Chance A. Harris was killed when his ’13 Honda CRF450R collided with a southbound dirt bike driven by Mahres J. Driver, 39, also of St. Peters, at 3:42 p.m. Sunday. Driver was riding a ’05 Honda TRX45.
Harris was taken by ambulance to Mineral Area Regional Medical Center in Farmington, where he was pronounced dead at 4:46 p.m. by Dr. Day. Driver was taken by Arch Air Medical Service to St. Anthony’s Medical Center in St. Louis with reported “serious injury.”