Victims ID’d in fiery, head-on crash in northwestern Montana

July 29, 2018

COLUMBIA FALLS, Mont. (AP) — Authorities have released the names of two people who died in a fiery, head-on collision on U.S. Highway 2 in northwestern Montana.

The Flathead County Sheriff’s Office on Sunday said 27-year-old Marlow James Moschetti from Kalispell was driving a pickup at speeds up to 95 miles per hour (153 kph) prior to the July 26 crash, according to the Daily Inter Lake .

Authorities say Moschetti’s truck crossed into oncoming traffic and crashed into a pickup driven by 56-year-old Linda Turner of Sumter, South Carolina.

Both vehicles were consumed by a fire immediately after the crash.

The crash remains under investigation.


Information from: Daily Inter Lake, http://www.dailyinterlake.com

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