A motorcycle crash leaves one Missouri teen dead and another man seriously injured.

Around 12:30 this afternoon, Missouri State Highway Patrol responded to an accident at Layton Hollow Road, four miles South of Rocky Comfort.

18-year-old Dalton Horn and 29-year-old Alex Brannum were both riding Yamaha motorcycles when they collided with each other.

Both were airlifted to Freeman West Hospital of Joplin, where Horn later succumbed to his injuries.

Due to the extent of his injuries, Brannum was not tested for alcohol.