KELSO -- A Scott City woman was fatally injured Tuesday in a one-vehicle accident near Kelso.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the accident occurred around 7 p.m. two miles east of Kelso. Beth R. Harper, 50, was driving eastbound on Route PP when she lost control of her vehicle and ran off the right side of the road. She then overcorrected, ran off the left side of the road causing her vehicle to overturn.
Harper was pronounced dead at the scene by Scott County Coroner Scott Amick. This is the 50th Troop E fatality this year.