Woman dies in accident in Jefferson City

November 6, 2021 GMT

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Jefferson City woman is dead after an accident in the mid-Missouri town.

Police say the wreck happened around 1:18 a.m. Saturday on Route C when a Ford Fusion driven by 30-year-old Kristina M. Pont collided with a semi. Pont died, and the driver of the semi suffered minor injuries.

Police say the car was traveling eastbound when it crossed into the left-turn lane for westbound traffic, striking the semi, which also was moving into the left-turn lane.