WEST PLAINS, Mo. — A West Plains woman is dead and a man is injured after a single-car crash.
According to a press release from the West Plains Police Department, 33-year-old Charlotte Wilson was pronounced dead at the scene by the Howell County Coroner.
The driver of the vehicle, a 20-year-old male, was transported to a local hospital with minor injuries. Officials have not released the driver’s name.
WPPD says the accident happened just before 5 p.m. on May 20. A 2003 Hyundai Santa Fe was traveling northbound on State Highway BB when it failed to negotiate a curve and ran off the side of the road.
The vehicle hit a tree, two telephone boxes and a second tree before landing near a private drive.