LEBANON, Mo. – Authorities say the parents driving to a Missouri hospital for a visit to their son were among the four people killed in a head-on crash.
KOLR-TV reports that the 38-year-old Daniel Hahn and a 37-year-old Loretta “Lori” Hendrickson died Dec. 16 when another car crossed the centerline on a state highway in the vicinity of Lebanon, approximately 160 km southwest of St. Louis.
Their son, 19-year-old Chris Hahn, was injured earlier that day in another head-on collision and was treated at the University Hospital in Columbia when his parents were killed.
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The police says the occupants of the other car, a 36-year-old Arthur Hayes, and 35-year-old Crystal Hayes, also died.
A hospital official would not confirm, Chris Hahn, the state of Thursday. The TV station reported him in fair condition Tuesday.
Services for his father will be Friday in Springfield. Services for Hendrickson are scheduled for Jan. 7 in Lebanon.