Deadly Accident on Highway 412

September 3, 2006--posted at 9:45 pm cdt...Updated at 3:22 p.m. cdt

Cardwell, MO-  At least one person is dead and one person fled the scene Sunday evening after a wreck in Region 8.

The wreck happened this evening on highway 412 about 3 miles west of Cardwell, Missouri. Traffic was blocked in both lanes.

Again, one person died in the accident and one person fled the scene. There were no witnesses to the accident. That's all the information we have at this time but we do have a crew on the scene so stay tuned to KAIT for more information.

K8 news called the Dunklin County Sheriff`s office for more information. However they were unable to provide any further details.