fatal accident

A 35-year-old Cedar Hill woman who was a passenger died in a one-vehicle accident early this morning (Oct. 14) in Franklin County, the Missouri State Highway Patrol reported.

The accident occurred about 2:50 a.m. on Hwy. 30 east of Hwy. HH. The patrol reported that Tasha M. Their was pronounced dead at the scene at 3:02 a.m. by St. Clair emergency medical services.

According to the report, John G. Kramer, 44, Cedar Hill, was driving a 1995 Subaru Impreza eastbound on Hwy. 30 when the vehicle traveled off the right side of the road and down a steep embankment. It struck a utility pole, spun around and ran backward into a tree, the report said.

No injuries were reported for Kramer, who was wearing a seat belt. Their was not wearing a seat belt, according to the report. The Impreza was extensively damaged.