(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) One person was killed in a crash on the Belt Highway Friday.
The accident happened on South Belt Highway near 36 Highway around 11:00 a.m.
Two vehicles were involved.
St. Joseph police said a car exiting off Highway 36 was turning north on the Belt when it was hit by another vehicle.
A 29-year-old woman died from her injuries she suffered in the accident. Her 8-year-old passenger was taken by life flight to Children's Mercy Hospital with very serious injuries.
The 23-year-old man in the striking vehicle suffered serious injuries.
Police said speed was a factor in the crash.
Names of the victims have not been released.
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