fatal accident

Randall W. Rulo, 56, of De Soto died late Thursday afternoon (June 10) in a one-vehicle accident on Hwy. 21 north of Hwy. BB in Hillsboro, the Missouri State Highway Patrol reported.

At about 4:35 p.m., Rulo was driving a 2015 Jeep Wrangler south on the highway, ran off the left side of the road and hit a concrete median before the Jeep traveled between the northbound and southbound Hwy. 21 overpasses and went airborne over Hwy. BB. Then, the top of the Jeep hit a concrete embankment, according to the report.

Rulo was pronounced dead at the scene by Valle Ambulance District personnel, the patrol reported.

He was wearing a seat belt, the patrol reported.

The Jeep was totaled, the report said.