PHELPS COUNTY, Missouri- A student was killed in a single vehicle crash near St. James early Saturday morning, according to family.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol says that Renetra Osun, 23, died when her car left Interstate 44, ran into the median, swerved back onto the highway and then off the right side of the road and overturned. The victim was thrown from the car and later pronounced deceased by Coroner Andy Davis. The report says she wasn’t wearing a seatbelt.
Osun was set to graduate in the Spring of 2018 from Missouri Science & Technology in Rolla, majoring in Elementary Education.
Trooper McCurdy responded at 5:40 am. This was the fourth fatality investigation for Troop I this year.
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