CALLAWAY COUNTY, Mo. — A slick roadway appears to be the cause of a fatal crash in Callaway County Thursday morning.

At 6:50 a.m. Thursday, according to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, an eastbound vehicle driven by Holts Summit resident Jason S. Mayer, 40, slid on the snow-covered roadway, crossed the center line, and was struck by a vehicle driven by Tabatha Bell, 31 and of Portland, Mo.

Mayer received fatal injuries and was pronounced at the scene.

Bell and a child passenger in her vehicle, Ruger Bell, 3, received minor injuries, for which private conveyance transported them to SSM Health Jefferson City.