A Canton man is dead as the result of a two vehicle crash at the intersection of Highways 136 and 81 in Kahoka at 9:30 a.m. Friday.

The Highway Patrol reports 74 year old William Richmond of Canton was northbound on 81, failed to yield and was broadsided by a semi driven by 40 year old Donald Delcour of Quincy.

Richmond was pronounced dead at the scene by Clark County Coroner Edwin Wilson.