On August 24th, 2013 at approximately 6:17 p.m., Barbara Elmer, age 70 of Cedar Hill, Missouri was operating a 1998 New Holland Tractor. Erica Young, age 25 of Fenton, Missouri was operating a 2008 International Harvester 4400.
At that said date and time, both vehicles were traveling westbound on Byrnesville road. The accident occurred when Eric collided with the rear end of the 1998 New Holland Tractor as Barbara was attempting to turn left into a private drive, causing it to overturn and eject Barbara.
Barbara Elmer was pronounced dead at the scene by Big River Ambulance personnel, and the transported to St. Louis county morgue by Schaefer Mortuary service. Eric Young did not seek medical attention.
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