Posted on Sep 23, 2022

MACON COUNTY, MO - The driver of a sport utility vehicle was killed in a collision with a disabled truck in Macon County, Missouri on Thursday.

According to KSHB, the incident occurred on U.S. 36 Highway outside Macon shortly after noon.  The Missouri State Highway Patrol said a Freightliner Cascadia tractor-trailer had broken down on the highway and was rear-ended by a 2015 Toyota Highlander.

The driver of the Toyota, a 71-year-old woman from Independence, was pronounced dead at the scene.  The tractor-trailer was unoccupied at the time. 

The accident remains under investigation.

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