A 21-year-old Fenton man died Sunday afternoon while driving his motorcycle along Highway 94 near Augusta.
Duy Khang N. Le was driving westbound on Highway 94 at an excessive rate of speed when he failed to yield to oncoming traffic and hit the side of another car in oncoming traffic, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
Le and a 21-year-old woman from Arnold were thrown from the motorcycle. Le was pronounced dead a short time thereafter.
The woman, identified as Jacquelynn Schell, sustained moderate injuries and was taken by ambulance to Mercy Washington hospital.
The driver of the second car suffered no injuries, according to the highway patrol.
All persons involved in the accident were wearing safety devices.