Three dead, one injured in Audrain County crash

1 year 7 months 6 days ago Thursday, July 12 2018 Jul 12, 2018 Thursday, July 12, 2018 10:30:00 PM CDT July 12, 2018 in News
By: Naomi Klinge, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

AUDRAIN COUNTY - Three people are dead and one person is seriously injured after a head-on collision on Highway 54 Thursday afternoon. 

Missouri State Highway Patrol said a 24-year-old woman was driving a Chevrolet Monte Carlo when she attempted to pass a freight liner truck on the highway two miles south of Laddonia.

Her car collided head-on with a vehicle.

75-year-old Douglas Turner and 72-year-old Helen Turner were in the on-coming car. They were pronounced dead on the scene.

The woman who tried to pass the truck was transported to University Hospital with serious injuries.

The passenger, 18-year-old Kyreoin Glispie, was pronounced dead at another hospital.

There were no injuries reported for the driver of the truck.

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