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Two county men die in accident

Posted on Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 7:49 am

Two men from Lincoln County were fatally injured in a three-vehicle accident in St. Charles County Monday afternoon., the Missouri State Highway Patrol reported. The accident occurred Sept. 16 in the northbound Hwy. 61 lanes, just south of Route A.

According to the report, a 1997 Oldsmobile Eighty-Eight driven by Roger Peek, 52, of Moscow Mills, crossed the median into the northbound lanes and struck a 2001 Chevrolet Silverado driven by Eugene Haggard, 39, of Troy, head on.  Debris from the collision struck a 1997 Volkswagen  Jetta driven by David Huskey, 44, of Foristell.

Peek was pronounced at the scene  by St. Charles County EMS personnel at 4:27 p.m. and Haggard at the scene  at 4:31 p.m. Only Huskey was using his seat belt at the time of the accident.