Medical emergency leads to fatal crash
A Washington state man is dead after suffering a medical emergency while driving on I-70 in Callaway County Friday afternoon.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 66-year-old Douglas Perryman was driving eastbound near mile marker 152 when the medical emergency happened. He then traveled off the right side of the road and struck an embankment.
He was pronounced dead at a local hospital about an hour later.
Highway Patrol is considering this a non-traffic fatality.