A Walnut Grove man is dead following a solo motorcycle accident near Willard.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported Dalton Tidwell, 29, died when his 1998 Harley Davidson motorcycle left the roadway, struck an embankment, and threw Tidwell off the bike.
The accident took place on Route O, about 2.5 miles east of Willard. The Patrol states that Tidwell was not wearing safety devices.
The death is the fourth fatal accident of the month of the 37th of the year for Troop D.