LAFAYETTE COUNTY, MO. (THECOUNT) — Sean Standeford, of Oak Grove, Missouri, and Samantha Schell, of Holden, Missouri, have been identified as the victims in a Saturday night double-fatal crash in Lafayette County.

Standeford, 39 and Schell, 28, were both killed in a single-vehicle crash near Oak Grove Saturday night.


According to reports, Standeford was operating a Ford F-150 pickup truck on Route D near Route FF, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed centerlines and exited the rodway around 10:30 p.m. Saturday. The vehicle then collided with a chevron sign before going airborne and making contact with a tree.

Both Standeford and his passenger Schell, were pronounced dead at the scene.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Lafayette County is a county located in the western portion of the U.S. state of Missouri and is part of the Kansas City metropolitan area. As of the 2010 census, the population was 33,381. Its county seat is Lexington – Wikipedia.