Woman killed in head-on car crash

10 months 3 weeks 5 days ago Thursday, February 21 2019 Feb 21, 2019 Thursday, February 21, 2019 5:42:00 PM CST February 21, 2019 in News
By: Alex Arger, KOMU 8 Digital Reporter
COLUMBIA -  A woman was killed and another seriously hurt after a head-on crash in Columbia Thursday morning.
Wendy V. Garcia-Raygoza, 24, was travelling east on Route WW near Hominy Creek Bridge when 79-year-old Eunice G. McCaleb crossed the centerline and hit her head-on.
The two women were taken to the hospital, where Garcia-Raygoza was pronounced dead. McCaleb was being treated for serious injuries.
Police said icy road conditions may have played a role in the crash. Garcia-Raygoza was not wearing a seat-belt, according to the Columbia Police Department.
A third driver, who rear-ended McCaleb's car after the initial impact, was not reported hurt.

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