Press Release

Platte County Sheriff's Office
Mark S. Owen, Sheriff
415 3rd Street Suite 10
Platte City, MO 64079
816-858-2424 (business)
816-858-3053 (fax)

Subject: Update - Fatality Accident on MO 92 Hwy and Bethel Road
Date: 2017-01-20
Author: Sergeant Jeffrey Shanks
Public Information Officer
Reference Number: 17-002

News Release

Date: January 20, 2017


Contact: Sergeant Jeffrey Shanks
Public Information Officer
(816) 858-2424

Reference Number: 17-002

Subject: Update - Fatality Motor Vehicle Accident results in one fatality one injury

The driver of the 1986 Chevrolet El Camino that died as a result of the 01/18/17 accident on MO 92 Highway near Bethel Road is Donald G. Warf of Atchison, Kansas. The driver of the 2000 Buick Century that received non life-threating injuries was Joshua T. Ross of Platte City, Missouri.

The Platte County Sheriff's Office Crash Team is still investigating the cause of the accident at this time.