Clark County Fatal Accident
(Wayland, Mo)–An accident in Clark County, Mo. claims the life of a 3 year-old Kahoka boy. Missouri troopers say the wreck happened when 31 year-old Lora Jacobson of Kahoka was traveling eastbound on Highway 136 near Wayland just before 10 a.m. this morning when her car ran off the roadway, striking a tree before overturning and landing in a ditch. A passenger, 3 year old Sawyer Jacobson was pronounced dead at the scene by Clark Co. Coroner Edwin Wilson. Troopers say the child was secured in a safety seat. Lora Jacobson and another passenger, 1 year-old Lance Jacobson suffered minor injuries and were taken to Hannibal Regional Hospital. This is fatality number 38 for 2012 in the Troop B area of Northeast Missouri.