Carthage woman dies in a single-vehicle crash

The crash occurred around 7:20 A.M, Saturday
carthage woman dies in crash

JASPER COUNTY, Mo. – A Carthage woman has died in a single-vehicle crash.

According to Missouri State Highway Patrol, around 7:30 A.M. Saturday, February 22nd, a Honda Civic was traveling West of Carthage on Missouri 171 when it went off the right side of the roadway and hit a tree.

The passenger, 23-year-old Stephanie Torres, died at the scene.

The 21-year-old Carthage driver suffered minor injuries.