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Teenager dies in crash

A teenager is dead and another person is in the hospital after an accident Wednesday morning.

The Highway Patrol reports 16-year-old Elizabeth Eidson’s car rear-ended a trash truck that was stopped on Moniteau County Route C west of Russellville just before 7:30 a.m.

The car also hit a worker who had been on the back of the trash truck. He has injuries that were described by the patrol as moderate.

Eidson was pronounced dead on the scene.

(This story was last updated at 5:54 a.m. Thursday.)

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