Two die in weather-related car crash

Saturday, October 13, 2007 | 5:35 p.m. CDT; updated 2:49 p.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 22, 2008

COLUMBIA — Two women were pronounced dead at the scene of a car accident in northern Boone County on Saturday morning after the driver lost control of the vehicle because of rainy weather, crossed into oncoming traffic and hit a tractor-trailer, firefighters said.