81-year-old killed in Audrain County crash

An elderly Iowa woman is dead after a crash in Audrain County friday morning.

An 81-year-old Iowa woman is dead after a car crash in Audrain County early Friday morning.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Bona Geering was driving southbound on Highway 54 in Laddonia when she ran off the side of the road, side swiped a Chevy Uplander and then struck the back of a parked tractor.

Both she and her husband, 82-year-old Otto Geering, were flown to University Hospital.

Bona was pronounced dead there just before 1:30 p.m.