Blown tire leads to deadly crash in Jefferson County, MO

Blown tire leads to deadly crash in Jefferson County, MO

A crash late Wednesday morning killed a De Soto, Missouri woman.

According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, 57-year-old Cynthia J. Arcobasso was traveling south on interstate 55 at the 177 mile marker.

The crash report indicates the right rear tire of the Ford Explorer she was driving blew out, causing the vehicle to skid off the right side of the road.

The vehicle hit a ditch and overturned, ejecting Arcobasso.

According the the highway patrol, the driver was not wearing a seat belt.

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