COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A woman who was reported missing on Sunday was killed in a crash in southeastern Colorado Springs Tuesday morning, according to police.
The crash happened around 6:30 a.m. Tuesday on South Circle Drive near the intersection with Monterey Road.
Police said a blue Dodge Stratus was headed northbound when it went off the right shoulder and down an embankment, where it hit a tree.
The driver, 46-year-old Jennifer Cleland of Colorado Springs, died on the scene.
Police said they don’t yet know if speed or impairment was a factor in the crash.
Police said Cleland had been reported to police as a missing person on Sunday, after she didn’t return home from a shopping trip Saturday.