Vehicle collision on I-44 left three people dead
PHELPS COUNTY - A crash on I-44 killed three people in Phelps County Sunday night.
It happened around 6 p.m. when a tractor trailer driving west-bound on I-44 crossed the median, and crashed into an east-bound mini-van, according to Sergeant Fulkerson with the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
The three passengers in the mini-van were killed. The condition of the tractor trailer driver was unknown Sunday night.
I-44 east-bound was reduced to one lane but traffic was reported flowing.
We will update this story as more information becomes available.