Columbia Woman Dies in Motorcycle Crash
BOONE COUNTY - A Columbia woman is dead after her motorcycle collided with an SUV in Boone County Wednesday.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, officers responded to an accident at Route Z and Interstate 70 at 1:40 p.m. Wednesday.
Officers said 51-year-old Lynelle Pace was driving a motorcycle on Route Z, and 66-year-old Michael Brooks was westbound on the exit ramp from I-70 to Route Z.
According to authorities, Brooks stopped but didn't yield to Pace, and he pulled out in front of her.
Officers said Pace hit Brooks' car and was thrown from her motorcycle.
Pace was pronounced dead at University Hospital at 2:14 p.m.
Brooks was not injured.