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Van Buren County Man Dies From Injuries Sustained In Single Vehicle Rollover Crash

A Van Buren County man has died from injuries sustained in a single vehicle rollover accident that occurred early Sunday afternoon in Northeast Missouri. 78 year old Donald Verkruyse of Farmington, was not wearing a seatbelt when he was ejected from his SUV around 1pm on Clark County Route V, which is around three miles West of the Iowa/Missouri border. Authorities say that he ran off of the right side of the roadway and struck a fence before overturning. Verkruyse was initially taken to a hospital in Quincy Illinois before being transferred to the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics where he was pronounced dead around 10:30 that night.


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