Columbia Woman Killed in Boone County Accident
A fatal accident took place in Boone county just before 8 p.m. on March 22.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol says a 2007 Dodge Caliber crested a hill on Route O, became airborne and overturned. The driver, 22-year-old Amber D. Light of Columbia, was ejected and was pronounced dead at University Hospital.
Three passengers in the vehicle, including an infant, suffered minor injuries and were taken by ambulance to University Hospital.
The accident was the fourth fatal accident in the Missouri State Highway Patrol's Troop F region in the month of March, and the seventh fatality in the Troop F area for 2018.