Troopers say 2 drivers died in wrong-way crash near West Plains, Mo.

WEST PLAINS, Mo. -- The Missouri State Highway Patrol is investigating a wrong-way crash that killed two drivers from West Plains.

Troopers responded to the crash Sunday morning. Cailey Stowers, 17, Vladik Nadtochayev, 21, died in the crash.

Investigators say Stowers was driving in the wrong lane of U.S. 63 north of West Plains. The vehicles struck head on.

A passenger in Nadtochayev's suffered serious injuries in the crash.

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