Baxter Springs woman killed in crash

Margie Williams, 91 of Baxter Springs, Kansas, was killed in a crash late Tuesday morning.

According to the Missouri Highway Patrol’s crash report, Williams was a passenger in a vehicle that left the roadway and struck a drainage ditch on Apricot Drive at Alpaca Road. Authorities received the call at 11:08 a.m.

Williams was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver, Carol Sweeton, 66 of Joplin, Missouri, was taken to a nearby hospital and is listed in serious condition.

Both Sweeton and Williams were wearing their seat belts.