A 72-year old man is dead.
and a 65-year old woman is fighting for her life in
the hospital after a head-on crash in Vernon County
The sheriff says the crash happened around three-twenty.
about two miles south of Stoddard on highway 35.
He believes the man pulled into oncoming traffic while
trying to pass another car.
The drivers needed to be extricated from the vehicles.
Both are believed to have been wearing seat belts.
Their names have not been released.