NEW MADRID -- A Hayti woman died of injuries sustained in a two-vehicle accident Wednesday in New Madrid County.
According to Missouri State Highway Patrol, at 4:05 p.m. on U.S. Highway 61 at Interstate 55, three miles south of New Madrid, the accident occurred as southbound motorist Ashley N. Rogers, 20, of Hayti turned into the path of the pickup truck driven by Larry G. Shy, 59, of Chaffee.
Rogers was air evacuated to Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, where she was pronounced dead at 7:28 p.m.
Rogers' passenger, Cortney N. Raymer, 21, of Tallapoosa received moderate injuries, and Shy sustained minor injuries. They were taken to Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston.