MO woman dead after road grader tried to remove truck from icy road

ELIJAH, MO (KAIT) –A Howell County woman is dead after she was pinned against her own truck on anicy road by another vehicle that tried to move it.

According to theMissouri State Highway Patrol, Joy Spencer, 54, of Caulfield died as a resultof the incident.

Troopers state herdisabled Chevrolet pickup was stuck Thursday afternoon on County Road 578, onemile south of Elijah. A road grader attempted to get the truck off the ice, butslid out of control.

The crash reportstates Spencer was outside when the road grader pinned her between the twovehicles.

Spencer waspronounced dead at the scene.

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