DEKALB COUNTY, MO – Heavy rain was cited as partial cause of a vehicle accident this afternoon.

State troopers were called to the scene of the crash three miles south of King City on Highway 169. A report of the incident shows a passenger vehicle driven by Kindra Workman, 52, of King City hydroplaned and veered into the path of oncoming traffic. It was struck head on by a second vehicle driven by Bethany resident Rodney Vantellman. Workman was taken for treatment of moderate injuries to Mosaic Life Care by EMS.