SCOTT CITY -- A Scott City woman died of injuries sustained in a two-vehicle accident Tuesday in Scott City.
According to Missouri State Highway Patrol, the accident occurred at 8:40 a.m. on U. S. Highway 61 at Woodland Drive in Scott City, as the northbound vehicle driven by Jerry W. Reed, 38, of Scott City pulled into the path of the southbound box truck operated by Chad C. Hatheway, 35, of Jackson.
Reed received moderate injuries and was transported by ambulance to Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. His passenger, Murline A. Reed, 73, of Scott City was pronounced dead at Saint Francis Medical Center. Hatheway was reportedly uninjured.