Rollover crash kills one on I-55

SCOTT COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - A Sikeston woman is dead after a rollover crash on Interstate 55 near the 87 mile marker, according to Missouri Highway Patrol Trooper Clark Parrott.

The single-vehicle crash happened at 7:46 a.m. Monday in Scott County.

According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, Tracy Abbott, 44, was driving a 2005 Mazda when she hit a 2006 Ford driven by Pamela Burton, 66. Burton was hit as she exited off the right shoulder of the Interstate.

After the crash, Abbott's vehicle hit an embankment, went airborne and struck a concrete bridge pillar.

Abbot was pronounced dead at Saint Francis Medical Center.  She was not wearing a seatbelt.

Burton was wearing a seatbelt.

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