MILLER COUNTY, Mo. – A westbound vehicle in the eastbound lane of Highway 54 in Miller County caused a three fatality crash Wednesdayc52a1480-af43-4502-ad03-46db5b78360f-fatalcrash morning.

The Missouri Highway Patrol has reported that Evelyn Degraffenreid, 77, of Eldon was traveling the wrong direction when she ran head on into an eastbound vehicle driven by Brazel Pauley, 77, of Osage Beach near West Storage Road.

Both drivers and Pauley’s wife, Lorene Pauley, 76, were pronounced dead at the scene.