Man from Branson killed in a crash near Halltown, Mo.

NEAR HALLTOWN, Mo.- The highway patrol says Richard Guthrie, 72, of Branson died after the driver of a pickup hit Guthrie's SUV. The crash happened on highway 96 two miles west of Halltown Tuesday morning.

Guthrie's wife is in a Springfield hospital with serious injuries. The 30-year-old driver of the pickup was also taken to a Springfield hospital with moderate injuries.