Crash Victims Received Good News

1 decade 1 year 4 months ago Sunday, April 30 2006 Apr 30, 2006 Sunday, April 30, 2006 10:09:03 PM CDT April 30, 2006 in News
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Kirt Card remains hospitalized today in serious condition. The 56-year-old and his 54-year-old wife, Cheryl, had just gotten good news from doctors at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. Card suffers from a chronic progressive lung disease. The couple was headed to their home in Lincoln when a rig failed to slow down for a line of slowed traffic on Interstate 70. The truck rammed into the rear of the couple's car, which collided with the back of a van. The car then catapulted down a steep embankment. The van's 40-year-old driver, John Ferkel of St. Peters, died when his vehicle was smashed underneath another rig.

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