Woman killed in two-car crash in Musselshell County

Posted at 9:17 AM, Apr 03, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-03 11:17:20-04

BILLINGS – One woman died in a two-vehicle crash Monday afternoon on Highway 87 south of Klein.

The accident occurred when two vehicles were passing on the south and northbound lanes at 3:40 p.m., according to Montana Highway Patrol Trooper Joe DeJong. 

The southbound vehicle crossed the center line and clipped the northbound vehicle. The woman was a passenger in the northbound vehicle, DeJong said.

The road was snowy and icy, and police are investigating whether drugs or alcohol were factors, DeYong said.