LAKE OF THE OZARKS, MO – A fatal crash Thursday morning, reportedly killed both drivers, according to a Highway Patrol crash report.
The report indicates both lanes were blocked from the wreckage that spanned across Highway 5 one-seventh of a mile south of the Niangua Bridge in Camden County. Reportedly a vehicle driven by Amber Metcalf, 32, of Versailles crossed the center line traveling northbound. It collided head-on with a second vehicle driven by Jessica Brazil, 33, of Camdenton. Both drivers were pronounced dead at the scene. Passengers in the second vehicle were hospitalized with serious injuries. They included Malachi Brazil, 2, Jordan Brazil, 4, and a six-year-old identified as P,J.
The crash occurred just after 7 a.m. Thursday.