STANFORD - A Stanford couple were killed in a head-on collision on Hall's Gap Hill on U.S. 27 in Lincoln County about 5:30 p.m. Wednesday.
Lincoln County Coroner Bill Demrow said Wanda Nance, 29, of Stanford apparently lost control of her car going north down the hill, crossed the center line and hit an oncoming southbound pickup truck head-on.
Nance was transported to Fort Logan Hospital where she was pronounced dead on arrival. Greg Hager, 31, of Stanford, a passenger in the car, was pronounced dead at the scene.
Linda Ruckel, the driver of the pickup truck, was treated at Fort Logan for minor injuries and released following the crash.