SALINE COUNTY, MO – A crash Sunday afternoon in Saline County was fatal for one resident of Sweet Springs.
A vehicle driven by Erica Jones, 36, reportedly went out of control off a slush-covered portion of Route 127, north of 245th Road. The vehicle struck a sign post, became airborne, and overturned hitting two embankments. A passenger Sherri L. Jones, 55, received fatal injuries during the rollover accident. She and the driver were reportedly not utilizing safety devices.
Erica Jones was transported to Fitzgibbon Hospital with moderate injuries.