A Jefferson City woman is dead after an overnight crash. 22-year-old Hannah Peck was driving on Route C in Moniteau County at about 3:00 Sunday morning when she lost control on a curve, and her car hit a utility pole and caught fire. She died at the scene.
Another fatal crash happened a couple hours later not far from there. A car driven by 37-year-old Joshua Ortbals of Russellville went off the side of Jefferson Road in Cole County at about 5:00 Sunday morning and hit a tree. He also died at the scene.