Three Car Wreck Leaves One Young Woman Dead

June 7, 2004 -- Posted at 10:16 p.m. CDT

     DUNKLIN COUNTY, MO-- A three car accident at the intersection of Highway 164 and Route 'N' in Dunklin County has left one young woman dead and another person seriously injured.

The accident occurred around 3:30 p.m. When an SUV clipped a small passenger car at the intersection. The passenger car spun into a school bus that was carrying 21 kids. The kids were taken to three rivers medical center in Kennett with minor injuries.

     It all happened at an intersection that has seen accidents like today's before. The intersection is a two-way stop, where the cross traffic zooms through a posted 55 mile per hour zone, and doesn't stop. State Trooper Todd Watson said they see lot of accidents at this intersection. There were people on the scene who suggest the intersection should be made into a four way stop.