ROLLA, Mo. (KMOX) - Two St. Louisans are dead following a crash on Interstate 44 in Phelps County Monday.
A car driven by 28-year-old Jama Ali was westbound on I-44 eight miles west of Rolla when he lost control.
The car ran off the left side of the highway, came back onto the driving surface and then slammed into the back of a westbound semi.
Ali and a passenger, 41-year-old Liban Dirie, were killed.