Missouri State Highway Patrol said Blaine A. Badgett, 55, of Lebanon was driving his ’09 International tractor truck southbound on Missouri Hwy. 5, 2.5 miles north of Grovespring when the incident occurred at 7:35 p.m. Tuesday.
Badgett was pronounced dead by Wright County Coroner Ben Hurtt at 11 p.m. and was taken to Holman-Howe Funeral Home
Funeral will be 10 a.m. Monday, Sept. 8, at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 240 Hwy YY, Lebanon, with burial at Mount Rose Memorial Park. Visitation will be 5-6:30 p.m. Sunday at Holman-Howe Funeral Home, 320 S. Adams Ave., Lebanon.
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