Date & Time: 02/21/2019 7:48 a.m.
Location: Route WW near Hominy Creek Bridge
Vehicle & Driver Information:
Vehicle 1-2006 Buick Lucerne
Driver 1-Eunice G. McCaleb, 79, Fulton, Missouri, Seat belt-Yes, Serious injuries
Vehicle 2-2012 Kia Optima
Driver 2-Wendy V. Garcia-Raygoza, 24, Fulton, Missouri, Seat belt-No, Fatal injuries
Vehicle 3-2003 GMC Sierra
Driver 3-Jared H. Ingalls, 31, Columbia, Missouri, Seat belt-Yes, No injuries
Vehicle 1 was traveling west on Route WW before the Hominy Creek Bridge. Vehicle 2 was traveling east on Route WW after Hominy Creek Bridge. Vehicle 3 was traveling west directly behind vehicle 1. Vehicle 1 crossed the centerline into the eastbound lanes. Vehicle 1 and vehicle 2 collided head-on. After the initial impact, vehicle 1 was struck by vehicle 3. Driver 1 and 2 were transported to the hospital, where driver 2 was pronounced dead. Drugs and alcohol are not considered a factor in the crash. Icy roadway conditions are believed to be a contributing factor in the crash. Next of kin has been notified.
Case number: 2019-001732