Two People Dead After Collision with Semi
SEDALIA - Two people are dead after a crash in Sedalia. The Missouri State Highway Patrol said it happened in Pettis County on Hwy 65 and Hwy J Thursday.
The Highway Patrol said 67-year-old Eldon Coleman was driving a 2005 Nissan on Hwy 65 at Hwy J. The vehicle became disabled in the southbound lanes of Hwy 65 due to a prior crash, causing another vehicle, a semi-truck, to strike Coleman's car head-on.
Eldon Coleman and his passenger, 43-year-old Melissa Coleman were pronounced dead at the scene by Pettis County Robert Smith at 10:20 p.m.