One Dead, One Arrested after Head-On Collision in Pettis Co.
A 76-year-old woman from Warsaw was killed Monday afternoon in two-vehicle wreck that occurred in Pettis County and a Sedalia woman was arrested for DWI.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported the wreck just after 1:00, on US-65 just south of Claycomb Road.
According to the online crash report, a 2013 Dodge was traveling north in the southbound lane and struck a 1999 Toyota head-on.
A passenger in the Toyota, 76-year-old Myrtle L. Argie, of Warsaw, was killed in the wreck. Her body was taken to the Medical Examiner's office. The driver, 86-year-old George R. Argie, of Warsaw, suffered minor injuries. He was taken to Bothwell Regional Health Center by PCAD for treatment.
The driver of the Dodge, 43-year-old Dolores R. Letourneau, of Sedalia, suffered minor injuries and was taken to Bothwell by PCAD for treatment. Letourneau was later arrested and taken to the Pettis County Jail for multiple offences, including felony DWI.
Both vehicles were totaled. Pettis County deputies assisted the Patrol at the scene.