1 adult, 4 children killed in crash in central MO

1 adult, 4 children killed in crash in central MO
Highway Patrol was on the scene for several hours during this deadly crash (Source: Missouri State Highway Patrol, Troop F)

MILLER COUNTY, Mo. (KFVS) - One adult and four children were killed in a crash on US 54 in Miller County, Missouri.

Around 8 p.m. on May 15, Missouri State Highway Patrol officials announced eastbound US 54 was closed.

The single-vehicle crash was between MO Highway 52 and MO Highway 87.

Drivers were asked to use US 54 Eldon exits to avoid the area.

Troopers updated the patrol’s social media around 9 p.m. stating a Major Crash Investigation Unit was on the scene.

Officials said at 10 p.m. the only vehicle involved in the crash was removed and crews were cleaning up the roadway.

Shortly after, officials released information stating the crash was deadly.

We will have more details when they become available.

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