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Missouri woman dies after golf cart overturns, Iowa passengers injured

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri woman died after she was ejected from a golf cart, the Missouri State Highway Patrol said.

Donna Young, 75, of Hollister was a passenger in an EZ Go Golf Cart that was traveling three miles south of Hollister on Saturday, The Springfield News-Leader reported. The driver lost control of the golf cart, it overturned and all passengers were ejected.

Young was declared dead at a hospital in Springfield.

The driver, Carol Rhodes, 58, of Des Moines, and passenger, Sandra Harris, 68, of Grimes, were both transported to the hospital with serious injuries.

The driver was not tested for alcohol due to the severity of her injuries, according to the Highway Patrol.