BUFFALO, Missouri– A 41 year-old woman from Buffalo died after being ejected from a PT cruiser  in a Hwy 32 crash Sunday morning. The Missouri State Highway Patrol says she wasn’t wearing a seatbelt. The single-vehicle accident happened 5 miles east of Buffalo.

Heather L. Green was pronounced deceased by Coroner Chuck Nemo and her body taken to Montgomery Vietz Funeral Home. Next of kin has been notified, the patrol says.

Troopers report the crash happened when Green went off the right side of the roadway and struck an embankment throwing her from the vehicle.

Trooper MSgt. B.W.  Schaffer responded at 5:00 a.m. This was the 3rd fatality investigated by Troop D during the new month of December.