PECULIAR, Mo. — A Harrisonville teen has died following a crash with a semitrailer Tuesday on Interstate 49 in Cass County.
The crash was reported just before 4 p.m. on southbound I-49 near J Highway in Peculiar, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
The highway patrol said the driver of a semi was stopped for traffic congestion for an earlier crash when the driver of a 2005 Ford struck the rear of the semi.
The driver of the Ford, identified as 19-year-old Cora Graham, was pronounced dead on the scene.
Graham was wearing a seat belt, according to the highway patrol.
The driver of the semi was not injured.