Troy, Mo. Man Dies In Bizarre Auto Accident

Brick falls off oncoming vehicle, crashes through windshield.

Brian Kelly
April 08, 2018 - 12:57 pm



LINCOLN CO. MO (KMOX)-A Troy, Missouri man died Saturday in a strange accident on Highway 47 in Lincoln County.

The Highway Patrol says 73-year-old Frederick Lueck was driving eastbound west of Giles Road at about 6:00 p.m. when a brick fell off a westbound vehicle.

The brick bounced off the pavement and into the path of Lueck's car. The brick went through the windshield and hit Lueck, who lost control of his vehicle. His car ran off the road and hit several poles and a sign. 

Lueck was pronounced dead on the scene. His passenger, 67-year-old Kathleen Lueck suffered minor injuries.

The vehicle that lost the brick, did not stop. 


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