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March 7, 2017POLO, Mo. |  By: Lawrence

Polo woman killed in one-vehicle crash

A Polo, Missouri woman is dead after a one-vehicle accident in Caldwell County Monday afternoon.

According the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 36-year-old Misty D. Kapitza was driving northbound on Missouri 13, two miles north of Polo, when her vehicle traveled off the west side of the roadway and struck a culvert. The vehicle became airborne before overturning and ejecting Kapitza, and landing on its wheels.

Kapitza was pronounced dead at the scene by the Caldwell County Coroner. She was not wearing her seatbelt.