Fiery crash claims lives of four Sedalia residents

Four Sedalia residents were killed in a fiery car crash early Sunday morning.

Four Sedalia residents are dead following a single-car crash just before 6:30 Sunday morning.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 25-year-old Dmitriy Banakh was driving north on Route B south of Sacajawea Road when he drove off the left side of the road, hit a ditch and then a tree.

The car then burst into flames.

Banack and all three of his passengers died at the scene.

Those passengers were Angelika Franchuk, 19; Anna Morgunenko, 16; Daniel Morgunenko, 20.

It is unkown whether the four were wearing seat belts.