Mt. Vernon woman hit, killed by car

A fatal accident occurred in Aurora on Friday, Feb. 1, when Monta Rae Glaser, Mt. Vernon, was struck by a car while crossing the street on her way to a visitation at Peterson Funeral Home. Local surveillance footage shows that Glaser appeared to be standing in the middle of the road watching the westbound lane for oncoming traffic and was hit by a vehicle in the eastbound lane.
The driver of the vehicle was not believed to be under the influence of any drugs or alcohol at the time the incident occurred. This is still under investigation and no charges have been filed at this time.


Lawrence County Record

312 S. Hickory St.
Mt. Vernon, MO, 65712


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