Pregnant woman dead after single-vehicle crash in Springfield

September 4, 2022 4:36 PM

Posted: September 4, 2022 4:36 PM

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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – A pregnant Humansville woman is dead following a single-vehicle crash in Springfield.

On September 3rd at around 8:00 P.M., Springfield Police Officers responded crash at Grant and Meadowmere.

While on the scene, officers learned that a red 2007 Ford Ranger driven by Joshua Stone, 28, from Springfield, was speeding southbound when he lost control and ran off the road.

Police say Kylee Carlisle, 19, was a passenger and Kaylee Fields, 19, and Elijah Smith, 19 were passengers in the bed of the truck.

Police say the truck stuck a utility pole, chainlink fence, and a tree before coming to a stop.

According to the media release, all four individuals in the truck were transported by EMS to an area hospital.

Deputies say Kaylee fields succumbed to injuries shortly after.

Fields was 4 months pregnant according to Springfield Officers