AUDRAIN COUNTY, Missouri– The Missouri State Highway Patrol says three people were killed in head-on crash in Audrain County Thursday afternoon on US 54. The dead included two individuals from Licking.
The deceased have been identified as:
Kyreoin Glispie, 18, from Justice Illinois.
Douglas Turner, 75, from Licking, Missouri.
Helen Turner, 72, from Licking, Missouri.
The Turners were pronounced dead at the scene and were taken to Arnold Funeral Home in Mexico, Mo.
The driver of a Chevy Monte Carlo, Kiera Glispie was taken to University Hospital in Columbia. She sustained series injuries.
Troopers say the crash occurred as the Glispie car was passing a semi and hit the Turner vehicle head-on. Turner’s Mercury Mariner was then pushed into the Freightliner. The truck driver was not injured.
MSHP Troopers responded to the scene at 2:00 p.m.