Two people are dead and one is in the hospital following a single-car crash on Highway 54.
According to the Highway Patrol report, David Fletcher was driving north on Highway 54 just north of Auxvasse at about 6:00 p.m. Saturday, when the car went off the side of the road, hit a concrete culvert, and overturned.
Fletcher, 28, and one passenger, 36-year-old Amanda Goff, died in the crash. The other passenger, Michael Fitch, is in the hospital with serious injuries.
Icy roads have been a problem across the state. The Highway Patrol’s Troop F says there were 59 crashes in mid-Missouri from Saturday afternoon to Sunday afternoon leading to six injuries.