Three Lake of the Ozarks-area residents were killed in an accident in Miller County around 10:30 Wednesday morning.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol says a 1998 Oldsmobile Aurora driven by 77-year-old Evelyn DeGraffenreid of Eldon struck a 2014 GMC Terrain head-on on US 54.

DeGraffenreid was pronounced dead at the scene, as was the driver of the GMC Terrain and a passenger, 77-year-old Bazel Pauley and 76-year-old Lorene Pauley, of Osage Beach.

Kurt Parsons