MARIES COUNTY, MO. (THECOUNT) — Gregory Alan Medlock, of Vienna, Missouri, has been identified as the victim in a fatal Monday vehicle crash in Maries County.

Medlock, 52, ws killed in a single-vehicle crash near Vichy early Monday morning.


According to reports, Medlock was operating a pickup truck on Highway 63 in Vichy, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed centerlines and exited the roadway around 1:20 a.m. Monday. The vehicle the came into contact with a rock bluff and rolled over.

Medlock was transported to an area hospital where he was later pronounced dead of blunt force trauma injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Maries County is a county located in the U.S. state of Missouri. As of the 2010 census, the population was 9,176. Its county seat is Vienna. The county was organized March 2, 1855 and named for the Maries River and Little Maries River. ‘Maries’ is derived from the French marais, which means marsh, lake or pond – Wikipedia.