A two car crash on US 36 east of Monroe City leaves one man dead.

The Missouri Highway Patrol says a car driven by 69 year old Gary Garner of Monroe City was eastbound when it went out of control and into the eastbound lanes of 36 five miles east of Monroe City at 3:03 Sunday afternoon. Garner’s car collided with a westbound car driven by 54 year old David Workman of Naperville Illinois. Troopers say Garner was pronounced dead at the scene by Marion County Coroner Darrel McCoy. Workman and a passenger—18 year old Samantha Workman—were taken to Hannibal Regional Hospital for treatment of serious injuries.