A Sunday afternoon car wreck in Miller County claimed the lives of two Gravois Mills residents. Terry Jones, 57, was driving a 2006 Harley Davidson motorcycle on Highway 87 near Boulder Road when he crossed the center line at a curve in the roadway at struck a 2004 Buick driven by 58-year-old Donna Medlin of Springfield, Mo. Medlin sustained minor injuries in the crash.
Jones' wife, 57-year-old Susan Jones was a passenger on the motorcycle and also perished in the crash. All three people were wearing safety devices according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol. The deaths are Troop F's sixth and seventh fatalities in 2013.
Jones was a 15-year veteran of the Gravois Fire Protection District and served as Lieutenant.