17-year-old Gladstone girl killed in car accident
CLINTON COUNTY, Mo. — A 17-year-old girl from Gladstone was killed in an accident early Tuesday morning.
Police say Anna Bishop was driving along southbound I-35 near mile marker 44 around 12:10 a.m. when she crashed. The mile marker is six miles northeast of Lathrop.
According to the online traffic crash report, Anna’s vehicle drove across the west side of the road, hit a ditch, traveled up the embankment and rolled over several times. The 17-year-old was ejected from the vehicle. When the vehicle came to a stop it became engulfed in flames.
The report states that the teen was not wearing a safety device, and she was pronounced dead at the scene.
Anna had been driving a 2000 Nissan Maxima.
Tweets indicate Anna went to Oak Park High School.
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