Mallory Carter, 19, Audrey Smith, 20, and Andrew Marzuco, 20 all die when driver attempts to avoid animal, hits tree off of I-55 near Sikeston, Missouri

Modified Date: 
Mon, 12/05/2022 - 11:34am
Accident Date: 
Saturday, December 3, 2022

3 killed, 3 injured in single vehicle crash in Scott County

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports the crash occurred around 7:00 p.m. on northbound Interstate 55 at the 85.6 mile marker as the northbound vehicle driven by 20-year-old Audrey Smith, of Bridgeton, swerved to miss an animal in the road, ran off the road, and struck a tree.

Three killed when driver swerves to miss animal, striking tree, Missouri police say

Smith, of Bridgeton, Missouri, was pronounced dead at the scene. Two others — 19-year-old Mallory Carter, of Brighton, Illinois, and Andrew Marzuco, 20, of Sainte Genevieve, Missouri, also died at the site of the crash.

Type: Car Accident
People Involved: 
Mallory Carter
Audrey Smith
Andrew Marzuco
Maria Marzuco
Grace Makowski
Katherine Nations