19-year-old killed after head on crash near Malden - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

19-year-old killed after head on crash near Malden

Posted: Updated:
Troopers say Dickens' vehicle pulled into the path of a pickup driven by  Williams (Source: C. White). Troopers say Dickens' vehicle pulled into the path of a pickup driven by Williams (Source: C. White).
Route J (Source: Mike Mohundro) Route J (Source: Mike Mohundro)
Route J (Source: Mike Mohundro) Route J (Source: Mike Mohundro)
  • Heartland NewsMore>>

  • Fire engulfs barn in Cape Girardeau County

    Fire engulfs barn in Cape Girardeau County

    Friday, July 25 2014 12:12 PM EDT2014-07-25 16:12:12 GMT
    Flames destroyed a barn Friday morning at 400 Cape Girardeau County Road 319.
    Flames destroyed a barn Friday morning at 400 Cape Girardeau County Road 319.
  • SIU to hold special election for student rep

    SIU to hold special election for student rep

    Friday, July 25 2014 12:11 PM EDT2014-07-25 16:11:20 GMT
    Southern Illinois University plans to hold a special election this fall because of an error which officials say invalidated its Board of Trustees student representative election.
    Southern Illinois University plans to hold a special election this fall because of an error which officials say invalidated its Board of Trustees student representative election.
  • B-24 plane flies passengers to the past

    B-24 plane flies passengers to the past

    Friday, July 25 2014 12:04 PM EDT2014-07-25 16:04:44 GMT
    Veterans, their families and history buffs boarded a plane into the past at the Williamson County Regional Airport Thursday.
    Veterans, their families and history buffs boarded a plane into the past at the Williamson County Regional Airport Thursday.
MALDEN, MO (KFVS) -

A 19-year-old from Kennett, Missouri has died after an early morning crash near Malden.

The crash happened Saturday around 4:10 a.m. on Highway J, four miles west of Malden.

According to Missouri Highway Patrol, a vehicle driven by Rachael R. Dickens, 19, of Malden, was westbound on Route J and pulled into the eastbound shoulder of the road.

Troopers say Dickens' vehicle then pulled into the path of a pickup driven eastbound by Zachary D. Williams, 21, of Malden, hitting it head on.

A passenger in Dickens' vehicle, Brooke M. Koenig, 19, of Kennett, later died at Twin Rivers Hospital in Kennett.

Dickens received serious injuries and was taken by EMS to a Poplar Bluff hospital for treatment.

Williams received moderate injuries and was also taken to a Poplar Bluff hospital.

Troopers say no one was wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.

Missouri Highway Patrol is still investigating the crash.

Copyright 2013 KFVS. All rights reserved.

 

 

 

 

Powered by WorldNow

310 Broadway
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

FCC Public File
publicfile@kfvs12.com
573-335-1212
EEO Report
Closed Captioning

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and KFVS12. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.