Five Killed in Crash in Southwest Missouri

5 years 8 months 2 weeks ago Sunday, March 23 2014 Mar 23, 2014 Sunday, March 23, 2014 4:20:45 PM CDT March 23, 2014 in News
By: The Associated Press

MOUNT VERNON (AP) - Two adults and three children have been killed in a two-vehicle accident in southwest Missouri.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol said the accident occurred early Sunday when the vehicle carrying the five victims crossed the center line of a Lawrence County road and collided head on with a pickup.

The patrol identified the fatality victims as 27-year-old Lori L. Stephens of Van Buren; 30-year-old John A. Stephens of Van Buren; 4-year-old Tyler Pappan, 7-year-old Harly Pappan and 5-year-old David Pappan. The patrol says the children were from Ordway, Colo.

The patrol said the driver of the pickup was hospitalized with serious injuries.

 

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