Prairie du Rocher man fatally injured in crash

A Prairie du Rocher man was fatally injured in a two vehicle crash outside of Modoc on Monday evening.

According to Randolph County Deputy Jonathan Barbour, the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office received a call about a crash approximately a quarter mile north of Modoc on Bluff Road at 7:09 p.m. on May 3.

According to the preliminary investigation, Johnathan D. Offermann, 27, of Prairie du Rocher, on a 2002 Honda motorcycle, struck head on a 1986 Chevrolet pickup truck driven by Donald Riggs of Prairie du Rocher.

Offermann was pronounced deceased by the Randolph County Coroner’s Office at the scene. Riggs was uninjured.

For more on this accident, please see this week’s print edition.