Woman killed in accident early Friday
Saturday, July 30, 2011
A Bland, Mo., woman was killed in a one-vehicle accident at 12:16 a.m. Friday on Route B, north of Red Bird Road, in Gasconade County.
According to the Highway Patrol report, a 1995 GMC truck, driven southbound by Diana L. Czeschin, 51, crossed the center line, overcorrected, traveled off the right side of the road and struck a tree.
Czeschin was pronounced dead at the scene by Gasconade County Coroner Ben Grossman. She was not wearing a seat belt.
Two Linn residents were injured in a one-car accident at 4:45 p.m. Thursday on Route N, east of County Road 275, in Osage County.
The patrol reported a 2002 Ford, driven westbound by Terry R. Cramer, 37, failed to negotiate a curve, traveled off the right side of the road and overcorrected. The vehicle then crossed the center line, traveled off the left side of the road and overturned, striking a ditch and utility pole.
Cramer and a passenger, Eugene R. Meisel, 17, were taken to St. Mary’s Health Center.