Update :Fatal Crash On South Campbell And Farm Road 157

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Update :Fatal Crash On South Campbell And Farm Road 157

CREATED Mar. 20, 2013

The Highway Patrol says an 84 year old woman has died in a three car crash south of Springfield. Lola Long from Springfield was attempting to cross Campbell at Farm Road 157 near the Sonic, when her car was t-boned by an oncoming car.

The 23 year old driver was taken to a Springfield hospital with moderate injuries.

The crash pushed Long's car into another vehicle that had stopped in the crossover. The driver of that car was an 80 year old woman who suffered only minor injuries.


Original Story

There's a fatal crash on south Campbell at Farm Road 157 in front of Sonic on the southern edge of Springfield.  

A body with a cover over it could be seen in the intersection.

The coroner's office has been called to the crash.

Both northbound and southbound lanes were slowed as rescue crews work the scene.

Many fire trucks, law enforement vehicles, ambulances and Mo-DOT crews are on the scene.