Richmond, Missouri teen dies in crash after being ejected from vehicle

Deadly Crash

The Highway Patrol reports one person from Richmond in Clay County was killed, and another injured last night when a car failed to negotiate a curve, traveled off Route MM southwest of Lawson where it struck two trees.

A passenger in the vehicle, 19-year-old Luke Hubbard, was ejected from the car.  A Lawson fire-paramedic pronounced Hubbard dead at the scene just after 7 o’clock Sunday night.

Hubbard was not using a seat belt according to the accident report

The driver of the car, 20-year-old Alisha Weir of Richmond received what the patrol called serious injuries. She was transported last evening to Liberty Hospital.

The car was demolished.