Child Killed by Car in Barry County
By: Sally Kaucher
Posted: Sunday, April 08, 2012
A 1-year-old girl was killed Saturday night while walking along roadway in Barry County.
The Missouri Highway Patrol reports Sierra Graessle of Monett was in the westbound lane of Highway 60 just after 8 p.m. when she was hit by a car. According to the report, the driver, 61-year-old Dixie Stewart of Crane, was unable to avoid the child.
The report has no information as to how the baby got onto the roadway. She was pronounced dead at the scene.