GALMEY, Mo. — Two people from Wheatland Missouri are dead after an accident on Sunday, July 11, 2021, around 2:50 p.m., according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
Eddie Demier, 77, and Lacy Demier, 79, were in a 1995 Ford F150 heading eastbound on Highway 254, just one mile east of Galmey, when they traveled off the right side of the roadway.
Their vehicle then hit a tree and both were pronounced dead by the Hickory County Coroner.
MSHP reports they were both not wearing a safety device during the time of their accident and the truck was totaled.
This is Troop D’s 73rd and 74th fatal accident this year.