A Rockville man was killed in a motor bike accident that occurred Sunday night in Bates County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports that a 2021 SSR Motor Sports pit bike, ridden by 29-year-old Timmy L. McIntire of Rockville, was at 4th and Vernon in Rockville at 8:45 p.m., when the bike ran off the right side of the roadway. The driver was ejected. Both the bike and the driver struck a utility pole.

McIntire was pronounced dead on scene by Dr. Jerad Widman at 9:14 p.m. The body was taken to the Bates County Coroner's Office.