Head-on collision kills two people in Maryville

Two people are dead following a crash in Maryville, Mo., Wednesday.

Two people are dead following a crash in Maryville, Mo., Wednesday.

MARYVILLE, Mo. — Two drivers died when their cars collided at the top of a hilly road in northwest Missouri.

The Missouri Highway Patrol identified the victims as 47-year-old Kristy lake of Maryville, Mo.,  and 83-year-old Thomas Strueby of Conception Junction.

Highway Patrol said Lake’s car crossed the center line on Route F, east of Maryville. Lake’s car hit the other car head-on.

Both drivers died at the scene.

Neither was wearing a seatbelt.