Eddie H. Clark Jr., 50, of Granby, died Thursday night, following a motorcycle and truck accident earlier that day, according to Lt. David Kennedy with the Neosho Police Department.

The accident occurred at approximately 11:44 a.m., near the intersection of Waldo Hatler Drive and South Neosho Boulevard.

Clark, who had been traveling southbound on Neosho Boulevard on his Honda Gold Wing motorcycle, was transported by ambulance to Freeman West Hospital in Joplin, where he later died.

According to information released from the Neosho Police Department, the accident occurred when a white Dodge Ram truck attempted to turn left from Waldo Hatler Drive, heading northbound on Neosho Boulevard, while the Honda Gold Wing motorcycle was traveling southbound on the boulevard.

Authorities from the Neosho Police Department, Newton County Sheriff's Office, Newton County Ambulance and Neosho Fire Department responded to the accident.