UPDATE: Troopers respond to over 100 calls; one fatality reported
COLUMBIA — Missouri State Highway Patrol troopers responded to 138 calls for service through 2 p.m. Sunday, and one person has already died in a crash.
The fatal crash happened on Highway 94 and Route C in Callaway County, according to a tweet from MSHP Troop F. A vehicle slid off the roadway and overturned, partially ejecting Nathan Clingman, according to a crash report. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Another major accident occurred Monday after a tractor trailer fishtailed on I-70, hit another semi and two unoccupied vehicles, and came to a stop on the opposite side of the highway.
From Trooper Pemberton in #BooneCounty:— MSHP Troop F (@MSHPTrooperF) December 16, 2019
One tractor trailer fishtailed...
?? Hit another semi
?? 2 unoccupied vehicles
?? Through cable barrier
?? Stopped on opposite side of I-70.
“Super lucky the car & truck were unoccupied. Proves why we tape up & move to a safer spot.” pic.twitter.com/brpmy2m5ZN
There were 68 crashes, 38 slide-offs and 3 injuries through 2 p.m Sunday.
Troop F Winter Weather Update - Dec. 15, through 2 pm:— MSHP Troop F (@MSHPTrooperF) December 15, 2019
> 138 calls for service
> 68 crashes
> 39 slide-offs
> 3 injuries
> 1 fatality
*The fatal crash involved an overturned vehicle at Highway 94 & Route C/Callaway County. Family has been notified.#MoWx #MidMoWx pic.twitter.com/qCqwnFIXaQ