A two car crash on US 136 two miles west of Wayland at 10:08 Thursday night claims the life of a Wayland man.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol says a car driven by 40 year old Jerry Kinkeade of Wayland crossed the center line and collided nearly head on with a car driven by 70 year old Diana Elam of Kahoka. Troopers say Kinkeade was pronounced dead at 11:30 p-m at Unitypoint Health in Keokuk. Elam was taken to Unitypoint for treatment of minor injuries.