Three Killed in Eastern Missouri Crash

February 19, 2006 - Posted at 12:38 p.m. CST

TROY, Mo. (AP) _ Authorities say three people died in a

collision in eastern Missouri early today.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol says two cars collided on U-S

61 in Lincoln County, killing the driver of one car and two

passengers in the other.

The victims were identified as 37-year-old Brian Lindsey of

Whiteside; and 59-year-old James Irving and 32-year-old Marcos

Augustine, both of Elsberry.

Troopers say the driver and two other passengers in the second

car suffered serious injuries.

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