Woman from Imperial Killed in Jefferson County Truck Crash

(Valles Mines) A woman from Imperial is dead after a truck accident Thursday night in Jefferson County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the crash happened on Papin Road at ‘V’ Highway when a 1988 International 1954 truck ran off the road, hit a stop sign and ditch.

After the impact with the ditch, the truck overturned, went across Highway ‘V’ and off the other side of the roadway.

37-year-old Amanda Pfingsten, a passenger in the truck, was thrown out of the vehicle.

She was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the truck was not identified in the highway patrol crash report.