An elderly couple from Charleston, MO has been killed in a two car, head on collision on Wednesday. It happened on 105, just north of East Prairie, MO. According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, 84-year-old Alfred (Herb) Marshall and 84-year-old Nina M. Marshall, both of Charleston, died in the crash. Troopers say a 17-year-old driver from East Prairie swerved to miss a vehicle making a left hand turn and pulled into the path of the Marshall vehicle. That 17-year-old was taken to the hospital and treated for minor injuries.
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