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Woman dies two days after New Year’s Eve car wreck in Raytown

Cecile Leggio, 69, died Monday of injuries sustained in a wreck Saturday in Raytown.
Cecile Leggio, 69, died Monday of injuries sustained in a wreck Saturday in Raytown.

Raytown police identified a woman who died from injuries sustained in a New Year’s Eve car wreck as 69-year-old Cecile Leggio.

The car Leggio was driving was struck by another vehicle about 3:30 p.m. Saturday near the intersection of 67th Street and Ralston Avenue in Raytown.

Leggio was taken to the hospital, but she died about 4 p.m. Monday.

The other driver was taken to the hospital and treated for minor injuries, police said.

Police continue to investigate the crash to determine if excessive speed, alcohol or drugs played a role in the wreck.

Toriano Porter: 816-234-4779, @torianoporter

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