A man and a woman were killed when their pickup crashed head-on with a tractor-trailer in Washington County, police say.
The crash happened at about 5 p.m. Monday on Highway 8, just west of Hopewell Road.
The Missouri Highway Patrol identified the victims Terri L. Pulliam, 30, of Irondale, Mo., and James C. Sutphin, 31, of Potosi.
They were in a 2001 Chevrolet S-10 pickup, going east on the highway. Pulliam was the driver, police say.
Police say the pickup crossed the center line and struck a tractor-trailer going west.
Pulliam and Sutphin died at the scene. Neither was wearing a seat belt, police say.
The driver of the tractor-trailer was a 45-year-old man from Belleview, Mo. He was uninjured, police say.