Cole County Fatal Accident

An 84-year old Jefferson City woman died in a two-car accident yesterday afternoon in Cole County.

Mary Chegwidden died when she failed to yield to westbound traffic on Highway 54 as she crossed at Hamman Drive. Chegwidden’s vehicle was struck by a 2016 Suburau Outback driven by 40-year old Shaun McClure of Eldon. He suffered moderate injuries in the crash and was taken to University Hospital.

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THIS IS TROOP F’S 4TH FATALITY FOR JUNE AND 35TH FOR THE YEAR 2022.