October 2, 2014
An elderly Exira, Iowa couple were killed in a head-on collision Friday afternoon east of Kimballton in Audubon County.
The Iowa State Patrol says 79-year-old Doris Akers and her husband, 82-year-old Harold Akers, died when a car crossed the center line and struck them on Highway 44.
The 42-year-old driver of the vehicle that hit the Akers suffered minor injuries. The patrol says all involved were wearing seat belts.