Viburnum Man & Salem Man Killed in Head-On Crash in Iron County with Serious Injuries for Two Others

(East End) Two people are dead and two others with serious injuries following a head-on collision Thursday night in Iron County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the crash took place on Highway 32, about 7 and a half miles east of Bixby or about 2 miles east of East End when a Chevy Silverado pickup truck driven by 65-year-old Keith Johns of Salem crossed the center line and struck a Ford Escape head-on driven by Daniel Martin of Viburnum.

Iron County Deputy Coroner Johnny Setzer pronounced the two drivers dead at 8:18 Thursday night.

Martin had two other passengers in his car and they were both flown to Mercy Hospital in St. Louis with serious injuries.

They are 21-year-old Devin Martin of Fredericktown and 40-year-old Sharon Davis of Farmington.