Franklin county couple killed in I- 44 crash

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FRANKLIN COUNTY, MO (KPLR) - The Missouri  State Highway  Patrol is  investigating a single -vehicle  double fatal crash  that claimed the life of Daniel and Maudie Nordin of Villa Ridge in Franklin County.

The accident happen near Eastbound Interstate 44 near Lewis Road in Eureka.   The crash occurred  shortly after 7:00 a.m. Saturday morning.

There were no skid-marks on the scene leading police to believe they were traveling at a high rate of speed when they hit a tree, went airborne landing in a ravine.

It's not clear why the vehicle left the road.

At  this point the cause of the accident remains under investigation. No  names have not been released.

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