Tractor trailer, pickup truck crash kills one in Gasconade County

11 months 6 days 19 hours ago May 17, 2016 May 17, 2016 Tuesday, May 17 2016 Tuesday, May 17, 2016 5:13:00 AM CDT in News
By: Danielle Katz, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

ROSEBUD - The Missouri State Highway Patrol confirmed a crash near Rosebud killed one person Tuesday morning. The accident happened along Highway 50 near Danz Road in Gasconade County around 10 a.m.

MSHP reports say 56-year-old driver Carolyn Smith died after her pickup truck crossed the center line of the road and struck a tractor trailer.

The tractor trailer driver was not injured.

MSHP confirmed a major crash team responded to the accident between a tractor trailer and pickup truck.

The Gasconade County Sheriff's Department and the Missouri Department of Transportation were also at the scene.

(Editor's Note: KOMU.com has updated this story to include information from the crash report.)

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