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1 dead, 3 injured in head-on crash near Union

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UNION, Mo. (KMOV.com) -- One person was killed and others injured in a 4-vehicle accident on Highway 47 near Union Thursday.

The accident happened around 1:00 p.m on Highway 47 near College, when an SUV crossed the center line and ended up in a head-on collision. 

According to investigators, 52-year-old Rhonda Johnson's vehicle crossed into oncoming traffic, striking one car on it's side. A tire came free from her vehicle and struck a second car, then her SUV collided head on with a third vehicle. 

Neither Johnson nor the male passenger in her SUV were wearing seat belts. Johnson was pronounced dead at the scene and her passenger suffered moderate injuries. 

All other drivers and passengers involved were wearing safety devices and their injuries are listed as moderate or minor. 

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