1 Killed, 1 Injured in Vehicle Vs. Pedestrian Crash on I-55 near Benton

One Person Killed in Benton Pedestrian Crash on Interstate 55

Benton Pedestrian Crash

1 Killed, 1 Injured in Vehicle Vs. Pedestrian Crash on I-55 near Benton

Benton, Missouri (January 12, 2018) – One person was killed and another injured in a crash involving a vehicle and a pedestrian on Thursday near Benton, according to Missouri Highway Patrol.

The crash happened before 1 p.m. on Thursday, January 11 in the northbound lanes of Interstate 55 near Mile Marker 83.

No details were released on how the accident occurred.

One person was pronounced dead at the scene. A second person was taken to a hospital with unknown injuries.

The crash caused a closure of the northbound lanes of Interstate 55 as police investigated the scene.

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