Takesha N. Johnson Killed in Tractor-Trailer Accident in Lincoln County
Where: The accident occurred on Highway B near Lilley Lane in Lincoln County, Missouri.
What Happened: An SUV was hit by a tractor-trailer that allegedly turned while the SUV was attempting to pass.
- Takesha N. Johnson, driver of Dodge Durango
- Passenger in Dodge Durango
- Tractor-trailer driver
- Takesha N. Johnson, 36, killed
- Tractor-trailer driver, injured
On or about Saturday, October 17th, 2020, around 1:00 in the afternoon, a collision between a car and a tractor-trailer left a 36-year-old Elsberry woman dead. The accident happened along Highway B near the exchange with Lilley Lane in Lincoln County, just outside Auburn, Missouri.
Missouri State Highway Patrol said that Takesha N. Johnson was killed when the Dodge Durango she was driving was hit by an 18-wheeler that allegedly made a turn while Johnson was attempting to pass. Johnson was ejected from the SUV in the crash and died of her injuries a short time after the accident. The driver of the tractor-trailer was taken to the hospital with unspecified injuries.
Examining State Hwy B on Google Maps shows a 2 lane highway running northeast and southwest, with the intersection of Lilley Lane just outside Auburn. The area is located about 65 miles northwest of St. Louis.
Multiple agencies from the area are assisting in the accident investigation.
Questions About Your Options After an Accident?
Claim your free, no obligation consultation with a qualified attorney from Grossman Law.Get Help Now