Waynesville man dies in Fayette Co. crash

By Ryan Carter - rcarter@aimmediamidwest.com

FAYETTE CO. — A 69-year-old Waynesville man was killed Saturday in a motorcycle accident on Stafford Road just south of US 62 in Green Township.

Just after 5 p.m. while on patrol, a Fayette County Sheriff’s Office deputy came upon a one-vehicle motorcycle crash, according to reports. The deputy found the motorcycle and operator lying off the right side of the roadway in a bean field.

Fayette County EMS arrived on scene and determined that the man, identified as Rodney M. Sherod, was deceased, reports said.

Fayette County Coroner Dr. Dennis Mesker responded to the scene and requested transport to the Montgomery County Coroner’s Office for further examination.

The sheriff’s office was assisted by EMS, Concord-Green Fire Department and the Fayette County Crash Response Team. The crash is currently under investigation by the FCSO Crash Reconstruction Team.


By Ryan Carter


Reach Ryan Carter at 740-313-0352 or on Twitter @rywica

Reach Ryan Carter at 740-313-0352 or on Twitter @rywica