Man dies in fiery Randolph County car crash

Troopers: Christopher Opre of Manchester died in accident near Renick

POSTED: 11:35 AM CST Jan 27, 2014 
RENICK, Mo. -

A St. Louis County man died in a car crash in Mid-Missouri early Monday morning.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports Christopher Opre, 22, of Manchester, was driving on County Road 2650 around 3:15 a.m. when his car went off the side of the road, hit a tree and fence, then caught on fire.

Troopers say Opre was not able to get out of the vehicle.

Opre was pronounced dead at the scene.