One woman is dead following a crash this (Friday) morning in Jersey County. The names of those involved have not been released, pending notification of the families. The woman was a passenger in a car that rolled, ejecting her and the driver.
The driver is said to have suffered a medical seizure before his car left the road and overturned, throwing both from the vehicle. The crash happened near the Bethel Lane intersection, just south of the S curves. The unidentified male driver was airlifted to a St. Louis hospital in serious but stable condition.
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