SUGAR CREEK, Mo. — Two people were killed Friday afternoon after a crash on 291 Highway in Jackson County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol and Sugar Creek police are investigating after the crash occurred on 291 Highway near Cement City Road at about 4:21 p.m.

The victims have been identified as 77-year-old Jerry Cantrell and 77-year-old Delores Cantrell.

Investigators say the victims’ vehicle crossed over to 291 Highway and into the path of an oncoming car. The other driver was hospitalized with serious injuries. 

FOX4 will update this story as we learn more.