Woman dies in crash in Dallas County, Mo.

DALLAS COUNTY, Mo. -- The Missouri Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly crash in Dallas County.

The crash happened on Highway 73, south of Rainbow Road. Troopers say Phyliss Heckemeyer, of Jefferson City, Mo., died in the crash. She was a passenger in a car driven by her husband Henry. He suffered moderate injuries.

Investigators say the car drove off the road, slamming into an embankment.