Highway 5 Crash Results in Death

Missouri Highway 5 head-on collision has left one driver dead and the other seriously injured. Missouri Highway Patrol Troop I responded to a deadly car accident Thursday around 2 pm on Missouri Highway 5. Driver Kathleen Matney, 48, Shawnee, KS, was traveling northbound in a 2010 Toyota SUV. William Hinkley, 64, Springfield, MO, was traveling southbound, and crossed the center line, hitting Matney head-on. Hinkely was driving a 1996 Lincoln Towncar. Matney was taken to the Lake Ozark Hospital in serious condition. Hinkley was pronounced at the scene by the Laclede County Sheriff.

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