A man has died in the crash a utility terrain vehicle in southern Missouri, authorities there said.

WILLOW SPRINGS — A man has died in the crash a utility terrain vehicle in southern Missouri, authorities there said. 

The accident happened Wednesday evening on private property several miles southwest of Willow Springs, television station KYTV reported.

Richard Wors, 42, of Festus, was killed in the crash, the Missouri State Highway Patrol said. 

Troopers said Wors was a passenger on the UTV when the driver lost control and went off the road. The UTV then overturned, throwing Wors. Investigators said the driver was treated for minor injuries.