Two are dead and four others are seriously injured resulting an accident with a driver going the wrong way on I44.
Police received the call at about 12:18 Saturday afternoon that 75 year old Bonnie Weaver from Tulsa Oklahoma was driving the wrong way in her 1998 Dodge Dakota pickup, heading westbound in an eastbound lane, on I-44 near mile marker 33.
At 12:25 PM another call notified the Missouri State Highway Patrol of a crash.
Weaver and the driver of the 2006 Chevy Trailblazer, 58 year old Johnny Washburn of Asbury Missouri died at the scene. 48 year old Deborah Washburn, 19 year old Abby Washburn, 13 year old Samantha J. Washburn and 12 year old Karli J. Washburn were transported to Freeman Hospital after the accident in serious conditions.
These are the 2nd and 3rd fatalities Troop D has seen this year.