Two women killed in auto accident

Wednesday, October 24, 2001

JOPLIN, Mo. -- A Joplin girl and her mother died Tuesday when their car ran off the road and overturned, according to the Missouri Highway Patrol.

Stephanie Rogers, 16, was driving when the car ran off Trout Farm Road, about six miles south of Joplin, overturning and ejecting the occupants.

The driver and her mother, Kristi Rogers, 42, were pronounced dead at the hospital, the Patrol said.

Another passenger taken to the hospital was listed in moderate condition.

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