A crash in Ripley County has claimed the life of a 22-year-old Gatewood man. Missouri Highway Patrol Reports indicate Joshua Richardson was riding his southbound on Highway 21 near Doniphan around 7 p.m. when his motorcycle left the roadway as he attempted to pass another vehicle near Bridge Street. Richardson was wearing a helmet but was pronounced dead at the scene by the Ripley County Coroner Michael Jackson. Funeral arrangements are pending through Edwards Funeral home in Doniphan.
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