(KMOV)—A 29-year-old woman lost her life after her car lost control and flipped down an embankment early Saturday morning in Washington County.
Police say Stephanie Hochstatter of Mineral Point was driving southbound Route U, just south of Zinc Mine Road at 12:20 a.m. when her car veered off the roadway down an embankment.
Hochstatter was pronounced dead at the scene after her car overturned, ejecting her.
Officers say she was not wearing a seat belt.
Police are investigating the cause of this wreck.