Columbia man killed in Saline County crash
Sun, 09 Mar 2014 01:24:51 GMT —
A Columbia man is dead following a car crash in Saline County Saturday morning.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 21-year-old Roderick Thomas was driving westbound on I-70 at the 65 mile marker at 8:25 a.m. when he overtook and hit a unit being towed by another vehicle.
Thomas' car then flipped several times, ejecting both passengers.23-year-old Jordan Elam was pronounced dead at the scene. 22-year-old Dominique Thomas sustained moderate injuries.
Roderick Thomas was airlifted to Research Hospital with serious injuries.
None of them were wearing seat belts.