(DEKALB, Mon.) One person died late Sunday evening in an accident involving a single vehicle near Dekalb, Mon.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the accident occurred at 11:40 p.m. when a 2004 GMC 2500 pickup truck was traveling north on Highway JJ.
Driver Wyatt Gardner (18) tried to turn right on Old North Road and lost control. The vehicle drove over a steep causeway from the south side of the road and stopped on its top in a stream.
Cassandra Donaldson, 18, was pronounced dead after being taken to Mosaic Life Care.
Gardner suffered minor injuries and was transported to Mosaic. Another young passenger was not injured. None of the inmates were buckled up.