Barton County teenage pedestrian killed while trying to cross I-49

A Lamar, MO teenager was killed trying to cross 1-49 at 11:02 pm Saturday. Cody W. Scheetz, 17, was hit by a 2007 freightliner driven by Reynaldo Diaz, 73, of Winter Haven, Florida. Scheetz was pronounced dead at the scene by Barton County coroner Tucker Joustra.