ANDREW COUNTY, Mo. – A double fatality crash discovered Wednesday morning in Andrew County, likely occurred late Tuesday night.

The crash report from the Missouri Highway Patrol says George E. Walker, 62, and his wife, Rose E. Walker, 68, of Wheatland, Missouri, were found deceased in the cab of their tractor trailer. Investigators believe that George Walker was driving when the semi traveled off the West side of Interstate 29 at Middle Creek overpass, about 13 miles North of St. Joseph. The semi went down an embankment and crashed into a creek bank.

The couple was pronounced deceased around 7:15 a.m., Wednesday morning, by the Andrew County Coroner.