A Brownstown man died from injuries sustained in an accident on Friday morning.
Fayette County Coroner Bruce Bowen said Matthew L. Sefton, 52, was southbound on U.S. Route 51 near County Road 800 North on a motorcycle when he struck the back of a vehicle. He was pronounced dead at Fayette County Hospital at 10:48 a.m.
A Missouri man died from injuries sustained in a skydiving accident at Vandalia Airport on Saturday evening.
Bowen said Jonathan Bullar of Maryland Heights made a jump from about 6,500 feet, and his parachute failed to deploy.