53bd9cf216521.preview-620MORGAN COUNTY, Mo – An accident on Old Highway 5 in Morgan County occurred around 1 a.m. Wednesday, October 14, 2015.

According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, the fatal accident happened as Kristen N. Rhoads, 25, of Barnett was traveling southbound just north of Indigo Road when she lost control of the vehicle at a curve.  An over-correction caused the vehicle to overturn off the right side of the roadway through a fence.

She was found dead at the scene having been partially ejected from the driver’s side window.  According to the report, she was not wearing a safety device.