March 18, 2014ST. JOSEPH, Mo. |
St Joseph Woman Dies
A St. Joseph woman is dead and a Savannah woman injured after an accident on Business Loop 29 Saturday evening.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 43-year-old Audrey Mitchell, of St. Joseph, was southbound on 29 when she traveled across the median and struck an embankment.
Her vehicle crossed into the northbound lanes and collided with a another vehicle.
Mitchell was ejected from her car, which came to rest on its wheels off the southeast side of the road. Mitchell was pronounced dead at the scene by the Andrew County Coroner's office.
The second car came to rest on 29 facing southwest.
A passenger in that car, 65-year-old Susan Rost, suffered moderate injuries and was transported by Andrew County Ambulance to Heartland Regional Medical Center.
Both women were wearing their seatbelts.