Maries County crash leaves one dead, 2 injured
MARIES COUNTY - A Holts Summit man died and two other people are seriously injured Tuesday night in a vehicle collision on Hwy 63 in Maries County.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Keith Jones, 50, crossed the center line and struck the car driven by David Connor, 79. Connor stopped on the northbound side of the road to avoid Jones' vehicle. Connor was pronounced dead on the scene.
Both Jones and his passenger, Holly Mackley, were not wearing their seatbelts. According to MSHP, Jones was life flighted to University Hospital with serious injuries. Mackley sustained minor injuries.
Connor's passenger, Gladys Connor, was also life flighted to University Hospital with serious injuries.