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KCMO woman killed, 3 others injured in Henry County crash

Posted at 5:12 AM, May 26, 2022
and last updated 2022-05-26 09:13:51-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A Kansas City, Missouri, woman was killed and three other people were injured in a single-vehicle crash Wednesday near Deepwater, Missouri.

According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol Online Crash Report, four people were in a 2021 Dodge Ram traveling northbound on Missouri 13 south of Missouri 52 in Henry County shortly after 1 p.m. when the driver lost control on the wet pavement.

The truck traveled off the roadway, overturned and two occupants were ejected. None of the occupants in the vehicle were wearing seat belts.

Simone Y. Johnson, 21, of Kansas City, Missouri, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Three other individuals — two from KCMO and one from Independence — were transported to an area hospital with suspected serious injuries.