Park Hills, MO (July 12, 2023) – A tragic incident unfolded on Monday afternoon, July 10, 2023, when a woman lost her life, and two others sustained serious injuries in a rural Missouri highway crash.
The victim, Regina Yeaher, 61, from Park Hills, Missouri, tragically died in the collision.
The two occupants of the other vehicle involved are currently receiving treatment at a hospital.
The crash occurred shortly after noon on Route B near Beck Drive.
According to investigators, Yeaher was traveling southbound while the other two were heading northbound.
Yeaher inadvertently crossed over her lane and veered off the right side before attempting to correct her trajectory.
However, she overcorrected, skidding her car and colliding with another vehicle’s bumper.
Despite prompt medical attention, Yeaher succumbed to her injuries.
The crash investigation is being conducted by MSHP Troop C, responsible for several counties in the St. Louis metro area.